Once the New Year hangover wears off, it will be time to kick off 2014 in style. How do you plan to ring in the New Year? If your New Year's resolution is to play more games on your PC, then you know what you need to do -- go shopping for a graphics card! You can start by looking at today's top deal for an MSI N760 Hawk GeForce GTX 760 Video Card for $270 with free shipping (normally $290; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). This thing is rocking two separate BIOS chips (the LN2 BIOS completely unlocks the card), an advanced thermal design, and for a limited time, it comes with two free games (be sure to add the Nvidia Gift Holiday bundle to your cart).
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We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but that generic 350W power supply that came with your case is probably going to run out of gas (figuratively -- don't pour gas in your PC) trying to run your dream machine configuration. You're going to need something beefier and more efficient to power a high-end system. But like we said, we don't enjoy delivering bad news, so the good news is that today's top deal is for a Thermaltake Tough Power TP-750P 750W Power Supply for $70 with free shipping (normally $150; additional $10 mail-in-rebate). This PSU delivers 60A across a the +12V rail, is SLI and Crossfire ready, and 80 Plus Gold certified.
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You may have heard the news that Intel's going to launch its Haswell-E Series of desktop processors in the third quarter of 2014, and if you have the disposable income to drop a grand on a CPU, more power to you (literally and figuratively). If not, you'll need to look elsewhere for your next upgrade or build. A good place to start your search is today's top deal for an Intel Core i5 3570K Ivy Bridge processor for $200 with free shipping (normally $225; Free Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn game coupon with purchase). This is a quad-core part clocked at 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) with 6MB of L3 cache and Intel HD Graphics 4000.
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Let's be real, backing up data is rather boring. There's nothing particularly glamorous about shuttling files from one location to another, but unless you could wake up the next morning with all your digital files missing and not skip a beat, backing up is an essential habit. It doesn't have to be complicated -- just take a look at today's top deal for a Seagate Backup Plus 4TB USB 3.0 Black Desktop Hard Drive for $140 with free shipping (normally $240; use coupon code: [EMCWVVX46]). It offers one-click backups, can automatically save photos from your social networks, and is both capacious (4TB) and fast.
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Forget about the so-called reality show on television , the real storage wars are the ones each and every participate in as we run out of space on your hard drive. Installing a new game means deleting an old one, and if you come home from vacation with a boatload of RAW image files, good lucking finding enough room on your HDD. One solution is to shuttle everything to the cloud, though we prefer to use that as a backkup and not a primary storage solution. Another solution is to buy a massive hard drive and be done with it. If that sounds like a plan, then check out today's top deal for a Western Digital Black Series 4TB Hard Drive for $240 with free shipping (normally $280; use coupon code: [EMCWVVX23]). In addition to oodles of storage, it also has a generous 64MB cache buffer and a 7200 RPM spindle speed, and is backed by a 5-year warranty.
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Scores of eager Litecoin miners are gobbling up all the available AMD Radeon R9 Series graphics cards in hopes of generating a mountain of virtual currency, but don't worry, if it's a high-end graphics card for actual gaming you're after, there are plenty out there. One is the topic of today's top deal -- an MSI Gaming N780 TF 3GD5/OC GeForce GTX 780 for $490 with free shipping (normally $520; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). Using the included app, you can switch between three modes: OC, Gaming, and Silent.
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Depending on where you live in the world, a peek outside the living room window might reveal a yard full of snow. It's a pretty sight, albeit freaking cold if you venture out into it. Nevertheless, you can bring some of that outside beauty inside your home without freezing you backside off or tracking in a bunch of melted snow and slush. In keeping with the winter theme, today's top deal is for a Thermaltake Level 10 GTS Snow Edition Mid-Tower Case for $60 with free shipping (normally $110; additional $20 mail-in-rebate).
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Haswell has a tendency to dominate the headlines, but Intel isn't the only way to go, especially if you're looking to build a system on the cheap. Need proof? Check out today's top deal for an AMD A10-5800K Trinity Quad-Core Desktop APU for $110 with free shipping (normally $130; use coupon code: [EMCWVWX53]). This chip comes clocked at 3.8GHz (4.2GHz Turbo), as integrated Radeon HD 7660D graphics, a 4MB of L2 cache.
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Building your NAS (Network Attached Storage) box isn't as difficult as you might thing. It's basically like building a regular PC -- see our How-To guide from a few years back -- but if you're still weary, there are a number of pre-built NAS boxes in the wild. Whether your build or buy pre-built, what you stuff your NAS box with is up to you. One options that's definitely worth consideration is today's top deal, a Western Digital Red 4TB Internal NAS Hard Drive for $180 with free shipping (normally $220; use coupon code: [EMCWVWX49]). This drive spins at 7200 RPM, has 64MB of cache, special firmware designed for NAS applicatoins, and other NAS friendly features, including a longer warranty period (3 years).
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You had the foresight to pick out a case with a side window so you could show off your parts and epic cable management skills, now you need components worth gawking at. A solid foundation that's both sexy and well equipped is featured as today's top deal -- Gigabyte G1.Sniper Z87 motherboard for $160 with free shipping (normally $190; use coupon code: [EMCWVXR34]). This is a high-end board decked out with gold plated audio hardware, Killer E2200 networking, and a host of other features.
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