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    Help with new build

    Hey guys,

    I am building a little desktop, I already have mouse, keyboard, monitor, and a hard drive. Was wondering what you guys thought of this set up. Any recommendations, corrections, and advice are welcome. Thanks in advance.

    What I plan on buying:
    CD/DVD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827118030
    RAM: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231134
    PSU/Motherboard Combo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD...t=Combo.319775
    CPU/Case Combo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD...t=Combo.310336
    Graphics Card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD...t=Combo.320602

    Thanks guys!

    By the way, this comes out to $550 with shipping include fyi

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    go with 4 g kit of RAM. What OS? 32 bit or 64bit?
    Win8.1/HAF X/CM 1000W/Z77X-UD5H/OC'ed 3770k @4.2GHz/32g G Skill/OC'ed GTX780 @1063MHz-6608MHz/Vertex3 120g/WD 500 Blk/WD 1T Blk
    Win7/CM Centurion/650W/Z77X-UD3H/OC'ed 2500k @ 4.1GHz/16g Kingston/HD6870/Vertex2 90g/WD 500 Black
    Win7/modded mid-case/725W/TA785G3+/Athone 2 x 4 640 OC'ed @3.442 GHz/8g Kingston/HD6870/WD 500 Blk/WD 1T Blk

    doesn't keep me up nights, no siree

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    well the reason I plan on going with 2 gigs is because this is already pushing my $500 limit...I have a copy of windows 7 64-bit....

    you guys think its a pretty good set up?

    thanks in advance!

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