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Building my first custom gaming pc, need advice


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This is my build at the moment, I need to know whether I'm getting the best stuff for the price, what to cut down on and stuff like that. I will be using the pc for gaming so games such as: bf3/4 crysis 3, far cry, mass effect. All feedback is appreciated

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor MOTHERBOARD: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/SABERTOOTH_Z77/) MEMORY: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (http://www.gskill.com/products.php?index=355) HDD: Western Digital Red 2TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive (http://www.ebuyer.com/390985-wd-red-2tb-3-5in-sata6-wd2...) GRAPHICS CARD: Asus GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB Video Card (https://www.asus.com/GraphicsCards/GTX660TIDC22GD5/) CASE: Cooler Master Elite 430 ATX Mid Tower Case (http://www.coolermaster.com/product.php?product_id=6654) PSU: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139020)

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