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If this was my build i'd swap in this mobo

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157271

This cooler

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835103099

This SSD

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148441

Don't need an expensive cooler with sandy bridge. Ive hit 5Ghz on the cooler i linked
This ^ Those are quality parts!
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post #12 of 27
get a crucial m4 ssd its more realiable you will regret getting that ssd down the road!
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post #13 of 27
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I would like a 90GB ssd (as im storing all my games on it.. and games are like 10GB ea?

and yes. i will be using that cooler and board.

so think i can hit 4.5 with ease with this set up?
4.5 will be a breeze. Problem with the SSD you have linked is that Corsair is having an issue with the controller. Crucial fixed its problem with a firmware flash. M4 is the best SSD right now.
Edited by Don Karnage - 10/23/11 at 11:49am
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But can i fit 15-17 games on a 64GB SSD?

i will not be storing music or data on my computer.

only games so a single ssd is all i need.
    
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a 90-120GB SSD for about $130 would be perfect
    
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post #16 of 27
I just built 2 of these and it is an awesome gamer-
case- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811139008
ssd- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148442
mb- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157265
This is one sweet motherboard
vidieo card- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130683
psu- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817182133
cpu- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115072
Ram- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231461
This mb loves this ram
cooler- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835103099
I even have this system except mine has a samsung ssd and 2 460gtx cards in sli.
That power supply is very good as it handles everything easy.
post #17 of 27
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I'm up to $1,053,XX

not bad!
    
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post #18 of 27
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Down to 1,033.xx

iff only i can get it below *1000
Edited by Jellysheep - 10/23/11 at 1:02pm
    
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post #19 of 27
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Down to 1,033.xx

iff only i can get it below *1000
Huh??
haha.. Ninja edit!!
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post #20 of 27
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I'm trying to get this build to below $1000.

to have a high end PC using the latest tech at below a grand is jsut amazing.

and thats what i would like to do.
    
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