Is my pc gaming setup good? first build $1500

thefaraz01

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Hi guys any questions, comments, or concerns on my pc build?

Cpu- i5 3570k

Cpu cooler- cooler master hyper 212 evo

motherboard- asrock z77 extreme4

Memory- 16 GB g-skill ares ddr3 1866

HDD- Western digital caviar black 1 TB

SSD- Samsung 830 series 128 GB

GPU- evga gtx 680 4 GB ddr5

Case- cooler master storm scout 2

PSU- antec Antec High Current Gamer 750W 80 PLUS Bronze

optical drive- LG ihas

monitor- Asus VS248H-P 24.0" Monitor

keyboard- microsoft sidewinder x4

Mouse- logitech g700

Custom- 4 cooler master fans

Thanks for the criticsm!!
 

andrewcarr

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Don't forget that you'll need to buy a copy of windows. As said you don't really need the extra fans and get the 7970. It is much cheaper than the 680 and performs about the same. You should be able to save enough from that to upgrade the SSD.
7970- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008
And one of these SSD.
SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820226226
SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147189&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-na-_-na-_-na&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID=
SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147138&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-na-_-na-_-na&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID=