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Is this good for a PC Build?

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Today, 13:37
Hey everyone, I'm about to start building a PC over the next year, and have the following planned out to be apart of the computer. I'd like to get everyones opinion on it if that's okay. If you think I should add/change something, it'd be greatly appreciated to let me know. It's the first time I'm building a computer from scratch to be honest.

Computer Build:

Case $180 -https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119160
Case Fan $25 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835181022
Processor $450 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...m_re=intel_i7_hexacore-_-19-117-649-_-Product

340mm Thermal Cooling $120 - https://www.amazon.com/Thermaltake-Ultimate-Enthusiast-Cooling-CL-W007-PL12BL/dp/B00MPIDYTO
Coolant $30 (GET IN BLUE) - https://www.amazon.com/Thermaltake-Computer-Cooling-Coolant-CL-W114-OS00OR/dp/B01AZC35CC
Motherboard - $420 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813132831
RAM $220 - http://www.corsair.com/en-us/vengea...000mhz-c15-memory-kit-red-cmk32gx4m4b3000c15r
Graphics Card $700 - http://www.geforce.com/hardware/10series/geforce-gtx-1080
Power Supply $170 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139139
240g ssd $65 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA1UH4AU8759
4TB HDD $100 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...ATA_III_Hard_Drive-_-9SIA5AD3KU1804-_-Product
HDD Cooler $30 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA85V3SU6384
Optical Drive $ 60 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827136250
Internal Wifi $65 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833704237
Sound Card $100 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16829132006
Monitor (Optional) $100 - http://www.walmart.com/ip/40718692?...75035&wl11=online&wl12=40718692&wl13=&veh=sem
LAN $25 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833704060
Keyboard $120 - http://www.corsair.com/en-us/k70-lux-mechanical-gaming-keyboard-blue-led-cherry-mx-red-na
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Rosire Sabido

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Tomorrow, 03:37
Well that's a great build for a rig. It seems that you have the budget for it but if youre gonna make it next year. I recommend waiting for something until then. JUST SAYIN SO



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Today, 20:37
If you can afford that, it's really top-tier build and you'll be able to game on that for long period of time.
I'd personally switch GTXI080 for AMD's RX480 because you have similar performance for SO MUCH cheaper (for 450$ cheaper IIRC) and the fact that NVIDIA graphic cards don't have decent Linux drivers, but it's just matter of personal preference and needs I guess.
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