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Old 05-07-2012, 07:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi,
thninking of building my first gaming pc. I have found some parts I am determind I am going to buy, but I have some trouble choosing a power supply and graphic card. I am also to sure if I am going to go for i5 or i7. I also want to keep it as close to 1000$ *** possible. Happy for any advice. I am going to use it for BF3, ME3, Crysis... and I want good specs.

Here is my pc build for now:

ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM
COOLER MASTER Storm Enforcer SGC-1000-KWN1 Black SECC / ABS Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case ATX PS2 / EPS 12V (optional ...
Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Item #: N82E16822148697

ICY DOCK MB882SP-1S-2B 2.5" to 3.5" SATA 6Gb SSD & Hard Drive Converter / Adapter / Bracket Item #: N82E16817994083
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL
ASUS Maximus V Gene LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard Item #: N82E16813131830

OCZ Vertex 3 VTX3-25SAT3-120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) Item #: N82E16820227706
Sorry for my lack of english, I am from Norway
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I'd say grab a GTX 580 and a 2500k. Can't go wrong with these parts! *points at sig*.

I would look at Corsair PSU's, anything over 650w.
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