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My first build, need input/constructive criticism


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liveon3

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hey guys im new to the site.

i need all the help i can get before i make this purchase,
these are the items ive chosen through newegg for my first build.
If you know of any better motherboards, pcu's, video cards ( etc. ) that
will preform better than what i have posted please let me know i need all the advice i can get
P.S. my budget is 900$


HIS Radeon HD 6790 H679F1GD Video Card with Eyefinity
$124.99

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
$99.99

CASE ROSEWILL | FUTURE Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
$59.99

GIGABYTE GA-970A-D3 ATX AMD Motherboard
$89.99

ASUS 24X DVD Burner - Bulk Black SATA Model DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS
$18.99

HANNspree By Hanns-G HF225DPB Black 21.5" Full HD WideScreen LCD Monitor w/Speakers
$119.99

LOGISYS Computer PS550ABK 550Watts Power Supply With SATA and 20/24 Pin connectors.
$20.99

HITACHI 500GB 3.5" SATA 3.0Gb/s Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
$79.99

PNY XLR8 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory
$44.99

AMD Phenom II X4 960T 3.0GHz Socket AM3 Quad-Core Desktop Processor
$124.99

GIGABYTE GM-M6800 Noble Black Wired Optical Dual Lens Gaming Mouse
GIGABYTE GK-K6800 Glossy Black Wired Professional Multimedia Keyboard
$28.99


Grand Total: $813.89
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phillpower2

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Sorry but I wouldn`t trust that PSU as a door stop :no:
Protect your investment with a PSU that you can trust example http://www.newegg.co...N82E16817139027

For PSUs you can trust and PSUs to avoid see http://www.10stripe....d/psu/brand.php and http://forum.pcmech....ide-inside.html

A demonstration of what happens to cheap and nasty PSUs;



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iammykyl

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Observation.

Could not see an internal on-board USB 3.0 header on the selected Mobo. If you need the USB 3.0 front socket on the case? you will need a pass through cable to run from the rear USB socket or use a Mobo that supports USB 3.0 front header.

These are the 2 closest, Price wise.

http://www.newegg.co...5E13-128-519-TS

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