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I have ordered my self another GTX570, just need it delivered then installed along with a new Corsair Force Series 3 120GB SSD.

But just wondering what else Do I truly need?

Biggest use is gaming at 1080 (BF3, soon, Crysis2, MW3, soon, etc. etc.) and some home 1080 video editing as well.
post #2 of 9
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Do I truly have that good a PC!!!

post #3 of 9
WC gpus?

In reality, if you are only playing at 1080p, 2 570s should max everything and anything. Also, personally I would have went with the Crucial M4 rather than the Corsair SSD.

You can always get a decent sound card with some nice headphones too.

But "truly" you don't really need anything else at the moment.
Edited by Ironman517 - 10/31/11 at 7:11am
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WC gpus?

In reality, if you are only playing at 1080p, 2 570s should max everything and anything. Also, personally I would have went with the Crucial M4 rather than the Corsair SSD.

You can always get a decent sound card with some nice headphones too.

But "truly" you don't really need anything else at the moment.
I was going to say the same thing about the sound card and headphones. Nothing beats playing a game with a nice set of comfy headphones on that sound just PERFECT
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I, too will say the same thing: soundcard with headphones or a set of hi-fi speakers.
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Nothing. Like said above, 2 570's will play any game at 1920x1080 no problem. Maybe 2 more monitors to complement those video cards
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sound card + headphones/speakers would be your best bet.

Intel CPU if you want to take full advantage of your SLI 570's, although at 1080p your x6 should do 60fps w/ 2 gtx 570's, so I doubt it matters much.
Edited by anubis1127 - 10/31/11 at 8:28am
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A sound card really does make a difference.

Even my old Audigy 2 ZS was a world of a difference from the onboard audio on any of my motherboards. Specially while using headphones.

Everything else looks great. Congrats.
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I say you need a soundcard and a nice set of speakers. Any sound card is better than the onboard and it makes the world of difference in games and music
    
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