Re: First build suggestions
Unless you want to highly overclock, 1600 is probably just fine. I'm not a big ram knower so i can't help too well.
On the screens, becareful with responce times, as the VH226H is grey to grey. Which means about va 5ms BtB
The 23" has a brighter contrast too, 20000 vs 12000.
Foldie = i7 950@ 4.0Ghz Gigabyte x58a-ud3r EVGA 970 SC Corsair H100 Corsair hx520 3x2gb OCZ Gold Corsair 650D
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