I really hate to be the nub that come in and says "hey guys! Build me a computer for 2000$". So, to make myself feel better... I've spent the better part of the last 3 days trying to find solid informative sites so I could learn more about how to build my own computer, but alas, I'm either to far behind the curve to understand the different specs, or the information feels too old. So, While I'd love help putting together a build, I'd really appreciate help -learning- so that I can evaluate a build on my own. I hate being ignorant, so hopefully you can understand why this is so frustrating for me.
I really just want a computer that is fast enough to run (don't laugh!) World of Warcraft on Ultra setting and have the option to also record during arenas. I currently have a P.O.S. that lags hardcore in Dalaran (it can take 5 minutes or more before I actually see the other people in the city!) As I play a class that is heavily influenced by lag, I really feel that it's limiting my ability (
Edit: I'm checking out the Stickies above for information, just so you guys don't think I skipped over them. =)
What websites do you trust for reviews of different products?
Assuming you guys don't scare me into a corner, would it be okay if I updated post as I make decisions so you can evaluate my choices?