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Radeon HD 5770(X2) - $179.99
CORSAIR H50 - $77.89
HP 2509m Black 25" - $279.99
ASUS P6X58D Premium - $284.99
OCZ Gold 4GB - $107.99
CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W - $119.99
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB - $55.99
Intel Core i7-920 Bloomfield 2.66GHz - $288.99
Intel X25-M - $289.95
XCLIO A380PLUS-BK - $139.99
Airport Express - $99.99
Logitech Illuminated Keyboard - $59.99

Total - 1985.64
Taking a great computer and overclocking - Priceless (Literally)


It probably cost me about $500 less since I bought a lot of these parts on sale and got like $100 in rebates. The processor was my only Christmas gift, but mostly it went well.

Obviously there's some more in there (mouse, 2nd HDD, Speakers) that I already owned so I didn't include them.

What would you say is the ball park price of your build?



BTW I had no idea I spent even close to that much until I looked each price up and added it
Pwnage PC
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Intel Core i7 980x ASUS P6X58D Premium Sapphire 5970 6gb OCZ Gold DDR3 1600 
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Intel X25-M 80gb & 3x 1TB WD Caviar Sony Optiarc 24X Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit/Ubuntu 9.10/OS X 10.6.2 HP 2709m 
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Logitech Illuminated Keyboard CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX HAF 932 Razer Mamba 
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Intel X25-M 80gb & 3x 1TB WD Caviar Sony Optiarc 24X Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit/Ubuntu 9.10/OS X 10.6.2 HP 2709m 
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Logitech Illuminated Keyboard CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX HAF 932 Razer Mamba 
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post #2 of 188
My total build cost came out, after I calculated it, to about $1600, but I got some unbelievable savings. My Intel 80gb X-25M SSD was $129, and my i7 860 was $119. I also am using a full swiftech kit minus the waterblock that I snaped from a guy for $100. Great deals all around, I got luck this time on my build.
BoxoRed
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Core i7 860 @ 4.25ghz ASUS Maxmius III Formula GTX 260 G.Skill 4gb DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel 80gb SSD Gen2 Samsung 22x DVD/CD Windows 7 Ultimate NFR ViewSonic 22" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell standard, clicky keyboard! CoolerMaster RealPower Pro 750 MountainMods U2-UFO Logitech MX Revolution 
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World of Warcraft WoTLK Collector's Edition 
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BoxoRed
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Core i7 860 @ 4.25ghz ASUS Maxmius III Formula GTX 260 G.Skill 4gb DDR3 
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Intel 80gb SSD Gen2 Samsung 22x DVD/CD Windows 7 Ultimate NFR ViewSonic 22" 
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Dell standard, clicky keyboard! CoolerMaster RealPower Pro 750 MountainMods U2-UFO Logitech MX Revolution 
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post #3 of 188
GTX260 Core 216 x2 ~ $220 Each = $440
WC Loop ive ordered = $375
Dell 22" = $300
EVGA P55 FTW = $220
G-Skill Ripjaw 1600mhz = $110
Corsair tx750 = $120
WD 500gb Green x2 ~ $120 = $240
Core i7 860 = $280
Antec 1200 = $180
Logitech G15 = $100
Logitech MX518 = $40

= $2405 at the time i bought the stuff, probaly about $500 less with todays prices if the stuff where new.
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can not post...b/c if my wife saw...she would kick my butt and demand a new purse (which I have to get anyway for V-day =*(....)
Rice Burner
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i7 920@4.2 1.35 volts EVGA Classified 759 nf200 2xZotac 580 gtx 3gb G Skill 3x4gb PC12800 
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X25M G2 + 10TB of "data pr0nz" Lite On Win 7 64bit 3007 wfp-hc x 3 "Surround" 5156x2560 oh yea! 
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Logitech G19 Corsair AX1200 Corsair 600T Razer Mamba 
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X25M G2 + 10TB of "data pr0nz" Lite On Win 7 64bit 3007 wfp-hc x 3 "Surround" 5156x2560 oh yea! 
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Logitech G19 Corsair AX1200 Corsair 600T Razer Mamba 
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post #5 of 188
The cost of it NOW or how much we paid for it when it was complete? Now I'm guessing mine would be around $1k, back then, after the rebates and jumping on certain deals, it was probably around $850.
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can not post...b/c if my wife saw...she would kick my butt and demand a new purse (which I have to get anyway for V-day =*(....)
LAWL!

I hope you have gotten her a purse that's worth as much as your rig.
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i5 3570k GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD5H  VisionTek HD7970 - 1050/1500 Samsung16GB (4 x 4GB) MV-3V4G3D/US 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 (VTX4-25SAT3-256G) - 256gb  Hitachi Deskstar HD3200 - 2TB (x2) Samsung HD103SJ F3 - 1TB (x1) Hitachi Deskstar 0F12450 - 3TB (x1) 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Asus Blu-ray Burner BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Thermalright Venomous X + San Ace H1011s Windows 7 Professional - x64 Samsung 2693hm - 26" LCD 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
19" Wide Screen LCD Corsair K90 Vengeance K90 - Cherry MX Reds Corsair HX850 - 850W LIAN LI Lancool PC-K62 
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Logitech G700 Fellows Microban Cloth Yamaha RX-V657 Energy 5.1 
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i5 3570k GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD5H  VisionTek HD7970 - 1050/1500 Samsung16GB (4 x 4GB) MV-3V4G3D/US 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 (VTX4-25SAT3-256G) - 256gb  Hitachi Deskstar HD3200 - 2TB (x2) Samsung HD103SJ F3 - 1TB (x1) Hitachi Deskstar 0F12450 - 3TB (x1) 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Asus Blu-ray Burner BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Thermalright Venomous X + San Ace H1011s Windows 7 Professional - x64 Samsung 2693hm - 26" LCD 
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19" Wide Screen LCD Corsair K90 Vengeance K90 - Cherry MX Reds Corsair HX850 - 850W LIAN LI Lancool PC-K62 
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Logitech G700 Fellows Microban Cloth Yamaha RX-V657 Energy 5.1 
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post #7 of 188
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can not post...b/c if my wife saw...she would kick my butt and demand a new purse (which I have to get anyway for V-day =*(....)
whaa-tssshh!!
the puter
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Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
intel 510 120GB + 8.3TB of hard drives 7 ult 64bit 3008WFP, 2X 3007WFP, 2407WFP-HC Antec HCP-1200 watt 
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Coolermaster Cosmos S Razer Mamba 
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Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
intel 510 120GB + 8.3TB of hard drives 7 ult 64bit 3008WFP, 2X 3007WFP, 2407WFP-HC Antec HCP-1200 watt 
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post #8 of 188
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My total build cost came out, after I calculated it, to about $1600, but I got some unbelievable savings. My Intel 80gb X-25M SSD was $129, and my i7 860 was $119. I also am using a full swiftech kit minus the waterblock that I snaped from a guy for $100. Great deals all around, I got luck this time on my build.
Where did you score that i7 860 deal?
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Intel Core i5 750 MSI P55-GD65 BFG NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 OC MAXCORE 55 896MB Crucial Ballistix Tracer 2x2GB DDR3 1600 (Blue) 
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post #9 of 188
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can not post...b/c if my wife saw...she would kick my butt and demand a new purse (which I have to get anyway for V-day =*(....)
Lol youve got a Badass rig there.
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Core i7 950 Gigabyte X58A-UD9 Sapphire HD6990 4GB Kingston HyperX 1600mhz 12GB (6x2GB) 
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OCZ Vertex 2 Sandforce 240GB Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Seagate 7200.12 1TB Seagate 7200.12 1TB Samsung Blu-Ray combo drive Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Case fans (all slots on the HAF X Filled) Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit Acer V233H Acer V233H 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer V233H Apple Keyboard Corsair AX1200w Coolermaster HAFX 
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Microsoft sidewinder x8 Onboard Realtek audio -> Optical out -> Yamaha ... Sennheiser CX500 earbuds 
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Core i7 950 Gigabyte X58A-UD9 Sapphire HD6990 4GB Kingston HyperX 1600mhz 12GB (6x2GB) 
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OCZ Vertex 2 Sandforce 240GB Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Seagate 7200.12 1TB Seagate 7200.12 1TB Samsung Blu-Ray combo drive Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Case fans (all slots on the HAF X Filled) Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit Acer V233H Acer V233H 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer V233H Apple Keyboard Corsair AX1200w Coolermaster HAFX 
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post #10 of 188
Honestly all told id say around 1300 or so. Impulse buying got the best of me
Slick Rick
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AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition - 3.7 @ 1.38v GIGABYTE GA-790FXTA-UD5 XFX Radeon 5770 v1 G.Skill 4GB 
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WD Caviar Blue  Windows 7 Professional 2x Samsung 25.5/21.5 & LG W2286L Corsair 750W 
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HAF 922 
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AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition - 3.7 @ 1.38v GIGABYTE GA-790FXTA-UD5 XFX Radeon 5770 v1 G.Skill 4GB 
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WD Caviar Blue  Windows 7 Professional 2x Samsung 25.5/21.5 & LG W2286L Corsair 750W 
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HAF 922 
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