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the ultimate gaming build for my friend

hey everyone
my friend wanted me to build a gaming computer for him recently and so i got to work. in the end i think i built him a very good solid build that wont need to be upgraded for a long time. my only concern would be the mobo, im debating on which one i should put in the build. here are the specs:

MOBO - ASUS Rampage III Formula


ASUS Rampage III Extreme

PSU - XFX Black Edition P1-750B

Case - NZXT ZERO 2 Crafted Series

Video Card - SAPPHIRE 100280SR Radeon HD 5970 (Hemlock) 2GB 512

CPU - Intel Core i7-960 Bloomfield 3.2GHz

Ram - CORSAIR XMS3 12GB (6 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3

SDD - Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2MH160G2R5 2.5" 160GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive

HDD - Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

Keyboard - Logitech G19 Black 104 Normal Keys USB Wired Standard Gaming Keyboard

Monitor - SAMSUNG P2770H Rose Black 27"

Mouse - Logitech G500 10 Buttons Dual-mode

CD/DVD - ASUS Black 24X DVD+R 8X


Sound Card - Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty

Speakers - Logitech Z-5500 505 Watts 5.1 Digital Speaker System

im open to ideas and suggestions. thanx in advance for the help

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Re Gaming Machine Specs

Based on buyer comments..... looks like the ASUS Rampage III Formula LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard is the higher rated product.

Power supply ??? Didn't see one listed.

An good SATA 6.0Gb/s HDDs ?
"Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive"


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at the top

under the mobos is where i put the psu

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You're right ...I missed it..

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