2560 x 1440 and other specs (build help)

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Undah
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2560 x 1440 and other specs (build help)
Mar 30, 2013

I was looking at one of these high-res monitors in 27" and realized not many video cards can handle this resolution.  The plan was to pair this monitor with one of the Dell XPS 8500 deals (i7, ~$700).

It's mainly for photoshop, some video editing.

When I price my own build, it comes out to much more than Dell's XPS 8500.  Where are they cutting corners?

Also, does an SSD drive have a role in this machine?

Thanks.

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