Nov 3, 2012
Approximate Purchase Date: End of 2012/ Beginning of January

Budget Range: $475 after MIR, not counting shipping.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Photo Editing, Video Editing, Web, Productivity Apps

Are you buying a monitor: Yes

Parts to Upgrade: New Build

Do you need to buy OS: No

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg

Location: City, State/Region, Country - Cleveland, Ohio

Parts Preferences: AMD CPU, needs to have both ssd boot drive and hdd.

Overclocking: only if the stock fan can handle overclocking

SLI or Crossfire: Possibly (APU with 6670)

Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 (eventually 2 monitors

Additional Comments: Want to use an AMD A8 5600K APU

What is the best possible setup for my price range? I want to play and make minecraft/callofduty videos. Minimum FPS while recording with Fraps needs to be 25.

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: My current computer is a sub $200 laptop.

This is what I have picked so far, any improvements? (will possibly add a 6670 later)

Total: $455 after all MIR.