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daNaneradio

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Hello guys!
I decided on this build a couple of months ago and it is my first build. I would be grateful if I could have some help on choosing components. I wanted this system to:

I will mainly use this PC to:
* run Windows 7 as my main OS
* run several instances of VMWare (I will be running another OS on there)
* programming
* video editing
* movies
* audio editing
* games

Parts are:
Case: Cooler Master HAF-932- £104.74
http://www.specialte...P-pid-6454.html


CPU: Intel Core i7 2600K Unlocked (4 x 3.4 GHz) 8MB- £238.36
http://www.beshopdir...he-socket-1155/

CPU Cooler: Arctic Cooling Freezer 7- £12.50
http://www.jmartdigi...-8-7276700249-4

RAM: Corsair 16GB PC3-10666 1333MHz (4x4GB) - Lifetime Warranty (DDR3)- £110.95
http://www.scan.co.u...google shopping

Graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti - 2 GB - (PALIT) (PCI-E)- £211.12
http://www.amazon.co...ASIN=B004MLQNL8

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD7-B3 (Intel Z68)- £254.12
http://www.crescente....uk/node/276663

Wireless card: WiFi Wireless PCI Network LAN Adapter Card 11g 54Mbps- £7.50
http://www.ebay.co.u...em=250598411819

TV tuner: KWorld VS-TV-TERMINATOR Analogue Standard PCI TV Card
Remote FM & Teletext- £13.74
http://www.saverstor...e-FM---Teletext

PSU: Cooler Master 1000W Silent Pro- £181.58
http://www.ebuyer.co...rsa00-80gad3-uk

Hard drive: 2TB Western Digital WD20EURS AV-GP 24x7 64MB SATA 3Gbps- £57.66
http://www.amazon.co...ASIN=B002ZCXK0I

Blu ray/DVD/CD drive (write and read): LG (BH10LS30) 10x Blu-Ray Re-Writer/Reader & 16x Dual Layer DVD +/-RW Writer - Black (SATA)- £79.99
http://www.overclock..._source=froogle

Card reader: Icy Box IB-864 Front Panel for 3.5 inch Bay with Card Reader and Multiport Hub - USB 2.0 / 3.0- £15.49
http://www.amazon.co...11796771&sr=8-4
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daNaneradio

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or I might switch the motherboard for ASROCK Z68 Extreme7 Gen3

the case to Aerocool Xpredator Evil Black Edition

Edited by daNaneradio, 09 December 2011 - 04:34 PM.

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iammykyl

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Gday daNaneradio, Posted Image.

Is this build to be a workstation rig, or a gaming rig?

You can have a very good video/audio editing build.
You can have a very good gaming build.
Or you can have a mediocre hybrid.
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very good video/audio editing build but with minimum noise and i want to be able to play games occasionally
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OK.

Please list the working programs you will be using, IE, Adobe® Premiere® Pro CS5.5
What is your budget?
Do you have, monitor, mouse, keyboard, speakers
Can you bring any other hardware to the build, especially HDDs?
http://thessdreview....d-to-skyrocket/
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