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need help with choosing new gaming pc components

I want to build a new gaming computer though im not sure what are the best parts to buy right now. My buget is 2500$ and the two components I want to have in for sure are an Asus Maximus vii Hero motherboard as well as an gtx 980 graphics card.
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    Two 970s in SLI are much faster than a single 980 for about the same cost.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($328.97 @ OutletPC)
    CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($95.98 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($203.99 @ NCIX US)
    Memory: G.Skill TridentX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($179.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung 850 Pro Series 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($185.56 @ OutletPC)
    Storage: Western Digital BLACK SERIES 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($134.98 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 970 4GB STRIX Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($349.99 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 970 4GB STRIX Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($349.99 @ Amazon)
    Case: NZXT Phantom 630 (Gunmetal) ATX Full Tower Case ($162.68 @ TigerDirect)
    Power Supply: SeaSonic X Series 850W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($138.17 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: LG WH16NS40 Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($49.99 @ Micro Center)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC)
    Total: $2270.27
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-12 05:18 EST-0500
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