My name is Lewis. I have been working with/on computers and laptops for well over 20 years now. I will try to help any of those that need it.
I just got done building myself a new desktop. Total price was around $1100. Specs are posted below.
My PC Set-up:
ASUS M4A88TD-V Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.8GHZ O.C. to 3.7GHZ
8GB G.Skill Ripsaw DDR3 1333 Memory (4X2GB Sticks)
Enermax Uber Chakra Full Tower Case
Corsair Hydro H50 CPU Water Cooler
KingWin Mach 1 1000 Watt Modular Power Supply
2 X W.D. VelociRaptor 300GB HDD running in Raid 0
Pioneer Blu-Ray Burner
Windows 7 Professional 64bit Edition