Originally Posted by kyle2020
Sounds good. You could even drop him an E8200 or an E7200 in it and overclock the nuts of it.
What graphics are we talking also?
He's not particularily computer savvy (which is why im building and advising), but after explaining the ins & outs of the latest gfx hardware he wants to go GTX280 or HD4870X2... (sli or crossfire wouldnt be a good idea I dont think when running intense audio applications as the soundcard would also be using that bus... and he wants something that will work out the box... no sweat).