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APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within a week or two

BUDGET RANGE: Under £750

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, internet, movies

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard and mouse

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: No preference, just a site which ships to the UK or Europe

PARTS PREFERENCES: No preference

OVERCLOCKING: No SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No

MONITOR RESOLUTION: I've already chosen a moniter(1920x1080) but if someone wants to recommend a different one I don't a different resolution

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I already have a list of parts I just want to know if it's all compatible and if it's a good build.

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AMD HDZ940XCGIBOX Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition Quad-core Processor - 3.00 GHz,8MB L2 Cache,Socket AM2+,125W,45 nm
http://www.amazon.co.uk/AMD-HDZ940XCGIBOX-Phenom-Quad-core-Processor/dp/B001NFT2RI

Biostar 790GX-A3 Socket AM3 Motherboard, DDR3-1333, XFIRE, Gigabit Ethernet, Firewire
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Biostar-790GX-A3-Motherboard-DDR3-1333-Ethernet/dp/B00290OAPA/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1246464522&sr=8-1

WD Caviar Black WD6401AALS - hard drive - 640 GB - SATA-300
http://www.amazon.co.uk/WD-Caviar-Black-WD6401AALS-internal/dp/B001GQYYSQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1246464115&sr=8-1

4GB kit (2GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR3 PC3-10600 memory module
http://www.crucial.com/uk/store/partspecs.aspx?IMODULE=CT2KIT25664BA1339

Antec Three Hundred
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Antec-Three-Hundred-Tower-supply/dp/B0017Q8IAA/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1246465538&sr=8-1

Antec EA 650
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Antec-EarthWatts-Watt-Power-Supply/dp/B002G3OJD8/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1246707126&sr=1-3

Sapphire 4770 512MB
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-21149-00-20R-4770-512MB-DDR5/dp/B00279ONJQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1246465692&sr=8-1

Acer 23-inch LCD TFT Monitor (5ms, 40000:1)
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Acer-23-inch-LCD-Monitor-40000/dp/B001QFP0X0/ref=pd_cp_ce_1
 

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If gaming is important, and your going to use a 1920x1080 monitor then that sapphire 4770 wont cut it, u'd be much better off saying up alittle more and going for a HD4870/4890, or a GTX275.

Overclockers.co.uk have a XFX HD4890 1GB XT for just £142 (i would recommend a ATI card because of the motherboard your getting i.e you can go Crossfire in the future) other than that all is peachy i'd say.