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first time build looking for any advice at all

building for gaming and casual
hey i am a first time builder i would like for ppl to look over my rig before i buy my budget is around 1000$ but can be stretched for quality
hope you can help thanks in advance


Case: Apevia Black/Black X-Plorer ATX Mid-Tower Case with Clear Side, Fan Controller, Front USB and Firewire Port, PowerUp 800-Watt PSU
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...IN#detailspecs
PSU: comes with case 800 watts
CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Processor HH80562PH0568M - 2.40GHz, 8MB Cache, 1066MHz FSB, Kentsfield, Quad-Core, OEM, Socket 775, Processor
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...933&CatId=1969
Motherboard: still in decisive but here is what i was looking at
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...897&CatId=1533
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...586&CatId=2014
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...1&sku=I69-2162
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...608&CatId=1533
i know thats a lot but i need help deciding
Memory: I want enough to play games and function really well any suggestions price does matter to but I'd spend good money for decent RAM
GPU: XFX PVT88PYDD4 GeForce 8800GT XXX 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150254
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 250GB Hard Drive - 7200, 16MB, Serial ATA-300, OEM
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...5389&CatId=139
Optical Drive: still not quite sure recommendations will be appreciated i want something that can do almost anything i dont burn a lot and maybe blu-ray

thats about it any tips anything at all i would like to hear
thanks so much
so excited to finish this and use it!

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Sorry...all of your links are broken...

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Looks like you copied-and-pasted them from another forum. Sad

John

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here hope this one works
first time builder for gaming and casual
hey i am a first time builder i would like for ppl to look over my rig before i buy my budget is around 1000$ but can be stretched for quality
hope you can help thanks in advance


Case: Apevia Black/Black X-Plorer ATX Mid-Tower Case with Clear Side, Fan Controller, Front USB and Firewire Port, PowerUp 800-Watt PSU
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3685290&body=MAIN#detailspecs
PSU: comes with case 800 watts
CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Processor HH80562PH0568M - 2.40GHz, 8MB Cache, 1066MHz FSB, Kentsfield, Quad-Core, OEM, Socket 775, Processor
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2643933&CatId=1969
Motherboard: still in decisive but here is what i was looking at
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3536897&CatId=1533
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3761586&CatId=2014
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2853608&CatId=1533
i know thats a lot but i need help deciding
Memory: I want enough to play games and function really well any suggestions price does matter to but I'd spend good money for decent RAM
GPU: XFX PVT88PYDD4 GeForce 8800GT XXX 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150254
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 250GB Hard Drive - 7200, 16MB, Serial ATA-300, OEM
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...5389&CatId=139
Optical Drive: still not quite sure recommendations will be appreciated i want something that can do almost anything i dont burn a lot and maybe blu-ray

thats about it any tips anything at all i would like to hear
thanks so much
so excited to finish this and use it!

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