Re: Not a noob and not a pro.
I'd probably go for a 7200RPM hard drive unless you plan on getting an SSD as well.
Other than that it looks like a pretty decent workstation.
Please read through the thread thoroughly before responding.
Nobody wants to read a wall of text, formatting is your friend.
i5 3570k | 8GB G.Skill 1600MHz | R9 290 | SeaSonic 750X