I dont quite have everything for my computer listed out that i need, so i please feel free to recomend the parts im not sure what to get for. I have a few questions once i tell you my build that i have so far. This is my 1st time building a computer that is why i am not sure on so many things.
Processor: Intel Core 2 quad Q6700 2.66GHz
CPU Cooler: Thermaltake Blue orb 2 socket 775
Motherboard: EVGA Nforce 780i SLI
Memory: OCZ SLI-Ready Dual Channel DDR2 800MHz (getting 8GB total)
Graphics Card: EVGA Geforce 9800 GX2 1GB
External Hard drive: Fantom Titanium - II 750GB 7200RPM 3.5"
Internal Hard Drive: Raptor X 150GB 10000RPM 3.5"
Optical Drive: (not sure which to get, but need a super drive)
Sound Card: Creative Labs Sound Blaster X-Fi Elite Pro
Power Supply: OCZ 1010 Watt
Case: (not sure which to get, but need Gaming case compatible with 780i Motherboard and has 5+ cooling fan ports)
Liquid Cooling: (not sure what kit to get)
1)Is everything i have so far compatible with each other?
2)What Optical drive (super drive) should i get?
3)What Gaming case should i get that is compatible with my motherboard and had 5+ fan Ports?
4) What Liquid Cooling kit should i get? If i should by separate parts for high quality, which parts should i get?
5) Will i need a CPU cooler if im getting liquid cooling?
When answering question 2-4, please provide where to buy them from.
Please answer these question to the best of your abilities.