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If you ever plan to run SLI 8800GTX go for 850-1000w PSU. You will need it. Take a look at the Enermax Galaxy series or the new OCZ 1kw PSU. If you have deap pockets the PC Power and cooling is one of the top rated 1kw PSU but they are not cheap. The OCZ looks intresting in that its not an extra long PSU like the other 1kw units so it will fit in most standard size mid tower cases. The PC P and Coolig and Emermax Galaxy are long PSU and may not fit in some mid towers (front to back depth is the issue not height). The OCZ should be out in the next couple of months. Since the OCZ 1kw PSU is a GamerXStream series it looks liked it might be OEM'd from Fortron (FSP) manufacturer, so you can prob get it a little cheaper from Fortron when its released.
The rest of your spec system looks go. Just rem to get min 2bg of mem , no slower then DDR2-800 (PC6400) and you will be fine. Also think about an after market CPU cooler if you plan on any OC'ing. Take a look at the Thermalright ULTRA 120 or the Si-128. Great CPU coolers since you can select the type of 120mm fan you want to use, Slow and quiet or fast and loud ( you can also add a fan controller to set the volume of air vs noise ratio).
EDIT: BTW you dont really need 8800GTX SLI for any current/near coming games unless you are planning to run a 2560x1600 (Dell, HP and Apple 30") monitor at its native rez. Even if you dont do SLI get at least a good 600-700w (OCZ, Enermax or even Corsair) PSU for the 8800GTX.
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