Updated with a few changes over the years. Running CPU at 4.6GHz, video cards at +70MHz/+105MHz
Everything looks sweet except I would have bought a different brand motherboard. Intel is nice though, but I still would have gotten something a little more "Enthusiast" friendly.
You might as well call this the Corsair Dream Machine.
What is this used for? Geez overkill unless your playing on like triple monitors maxed out.
Unless you need the extra 4GB gddr, a 690 would have been more reasonable than two 680s, one card is always better than two
Dumb, in a year your $5000 pc will be competing with $1500's.
Are you saying he should just not get a PC at all then?
He's saying he should get a decent PC and upgrade it as technology increases.. Of course why not max it out if you got the money XD