Re: $1000 i7 rig?
sorry mate, not really possible...
the best you could do is an i5 with a cheaper case... and if you throw a Monitor into the mix thats another $160 - $180 ( for a good one ) plus $50 for mouse keyboard and speakers...that takes away from the budget
Modded Raidmax Hyperion Case
MSI Z97M Gaming
16gigs Corsair Vengeance 1866mhz
SLI GTX 980s
Samsung 830 Series 128gig SSD
EVGA G2 850W power supply
2x Alphacool ST30 240mm, 1x Alphacool ST30 120mm, swiftech Micro res, Enzotech Rev A. CPU water block, Full Coverage EKWB GPU blocks, modded Vari MCP655 pump
LG 34UM95 21:9 Ultrawide 3440x1440 monitor