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    PC Rig Advice!

    Hey Guys,
    Looking to build a new gaming PC to take over my crappy laptop haha.
    Any advice or build suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
    Looking to spend between $1500 and $2000.

    Found a decent rig for $1589,
    - Intel Core i5-4670K 3.40GHz
    - CoolerMaster Hyper 212X CPU Cooler
    - Kingston Hyp.X 16GB DDR3 1600
    - Samsung 840 EVO 120GB S.S.D.
    - 1TB 7200RPM Hard Drive
    - Nvidia GeForce GTX770 2GB Graphics
    - 24X DVDRW Optical Drive
    - MSI Z87-G41 Motherboard
    - Thermaltake Bronze 650W PSU
    - CoolerMaster HAF XM Mid Tower

    What you guys think?
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    After a bit more thought, this is the Rig I\\\'ve come up with:

    CPU-
    -Intel Core i5 4670k

    Motherboard
    -MSI Z87-G45

    Memory
    -Cosair Veng Pro 16GB

    SSD
    -Samsung 840 Evo 120GB

    HD
    -WD Black 1TB

    Graphics
    -GTX 770 2GB MSI

    Case
    -Fractal Define R4

    Power
    -Cosair GS600v

    CPU Cooler
    -Coolermaster 212x
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    Alright, Final Build design is in.. Waiting for the the case, the SSD and the CPU cooler to arrive then I can build it and put up photos for you lovely people.

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor
    CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
    Motherboard: Asus Maximus VI Hero
    Memory: G.Skill Sniper16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory
    Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5\" Solid State Disk
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5\" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
    Video Card: Gigabyte Windforce GeForce GTX 770 2GB OC edition Video Card
    Case: Corsair 750D ATX Full Tower Case
    Power Supply: Corsair GS700w
    Wireless Netword Adapter: Asus PCE AC68
    Monitor: BenQ RL2450H
    Keyboard: Razer Blackwidow Ultimate 2013
    Mouse: Razer Naga 2014
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    This will be a work in progress as well. Within the next year or so, I intend on upgrading to 32GB of RAM, more storage, a bigger power supply to be able to drop in SLI graphics. I want to change to a full custom liquid cooling system in the future as well.

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    The beast is built and overclocked to 4.5Ghz with temperatures under full load off under 60c.

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