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http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/Pu...umber=19428487
(excluding cpu and mobo)

Cpu: i7 2600k
Mobo: Asus p8p67 pro or saber tooth
Case: Haf or Phantom?
Ram: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)
Cooler: Hyper 212
PSU: Corsair HX 750
HD: WD Black 1 TB sata 6.0gb
GPU: 2x EVGA SuperClocked 012-P3-1572-AR GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
Cd/Dvd thingy:LG Black 10X BD-ROM 16X DVD-ROM SATA Internal Blu-ray Disc Combo Model UH10LS20 LightScribe Support - OEM

any suggestions? changes would like to keep the price under 1500 but this is going. so any small changes / stuff please let me know
Edited by illum - 2/11/11 at 2:47pm
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post #2 of 9
Cooler is extremely budget, I wouldn't expect great things. Don't get me wrong, it's better than the stock cooler, but you'd appriciate something like the megahalems or the H50.

Get the samsung F3 1TB, it's better than the black (quicker)

Nice choice on the GPU

Do you really need a blueray player? Are you actually going to watch BD on your machine?

I find the HAF a bit of a chavvy case. I'd go with teh phantom since it looks nicer. But the HAF is a great aircooling case, Functionailty I'd go HAF.

You're getting an i7 and not going triple channel? That's like drinking caffine free red bull...

THe PSU is adequate, but I'd be a bit gentle putting anything else in there. An SSD would be ok, but Tri-SLi is a no go.

Only other suggestion I would say, buy an OS, don't rip one off
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i got an os already(college discount) anyway uhh any suggestions on the ram then? and no i dont need that good a player just something that lets me run cd's. and can you link me that cooler? and would 1 gtx 580 be better(obviously slower but good enough so i can just wait and get the second when the price falls?) or just the 2 570s?
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Sandy Bridge i7 is dual channel only.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by metroidfreak View Post
Sandy Bridge i7 is dual channel only.
Damn.....

I failed like a prostitute with a penis.... However with that being said, ignore that comment
post #6 of 9
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ah kk. is the amount of ram i have enough or would i need to upgrade on that. and alright thank you informing me metroid appreciate that. Umm if some one could answer the graphics card question. but other than that thank you so much for all your help up till now.
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also would it be more cost efficient and same performance to xfire 2 6950's unlocked to 6970's. and is anyone selling and 1155 socket boards?
Edited by illum - 2/11/11 at 8:38am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by compuman145 View Post
Damn.....

I failed like a prostitute with a penis.... However with that being said, ignore that comment
haha +1
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post #9 of 9
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haha and oops just noticed the wishlist was not public here it is

http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/Pu...umber=19428487

does not include the cpu and mobo
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