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Honestly if you have a $1500 build and don't have a 570/580/6970 in there something is wrong.

Unless you have 2 6950's of course.
Oh wow... so I think I also have to relook at my build, you think you could help me?

http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ing-build.html

And it only has a 6950 2GB Twinfrozr II
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Wow. You guys overwhelmed me with everything that you said! The radeon 5970 trades blows with the GTX580...but I think i'll choose a GTX 580 now as i'm hoping more games will support PhysX. I'm not choosing the X750 due to the fact the +12V rail only gets 72 Amps will the HX850 gets 80Amps and has more PCI-E power connectors. Here's what I have as from your recommendations:
CPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115072
Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157271
RAM: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231428
HDD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822152185
SSD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148441
PSU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...1&Tpk=hx%20850
Video Card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814500184
Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146067
CPU Cooler:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...018&Tpk=nh-d14
Optical Drive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827136236
Monitor: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009266
I'm now a little bit over budget, but he says he can go overboard by up to $75, if needed.
Edited by Osea23 - 10/3/11 at 9:39pm
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looks good. the msi lightning overclocks much better and stays cooler than the zotac, but it's also more expensive. Still a solid build.
 
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Allright!
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if you are gaming go with i5 2500k... ^^ and a GTX 580 or 570 would be better..
    
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Don't I have a GTX580 on there?
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Wow. You guys overwhelmed me with everything that you said! The radeon 5970 trades blows with the GTX580...but I think i'll choose a GTX 580 now as i'm hoping more games will support PhysX. I'm not choosing the X750 due to the fact the +12V rail only gets 72 Amps will the HX850 gets 80Amps and has more PCI-E power connectors.
Corsair's AX line (which is better than HX) is based on Seasonic's x line so it's better to choose the Seasonic
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The HX850 and AX850 look the same to me.
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