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Old 10-04-2011, 07:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default $2500 Gaming PC

Hey guys!

I'm looking to max out any and all future games, for the next few years. I am especially thinking of SC2, BF3, SW:ToR and Mass Effect 3.

I plan on getting a second 580 3GB, for SLI-ing, with Christmas money.

Thanks for any/all help!!!

Part list permalink / Part price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ SuperBiiz)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master RR-B10-212P-G1 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard: ASRock Z68 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($193.49 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($54.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($192.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 580 3GB Video Card ($569.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Cooler Master HAF X ATX Full Tower Case ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Cooler Master 1000W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($185.98 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Sony AD-7260S-0B DVD/CD Writer ($19.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Acer GD235HZbid 23.6" Monitor ($330.34 @ CompUSA)
Monitor: Acer GD235HZbid 23.6" Monitor ($330.34 @ CompUSA)
Total: $2348.07
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
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