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Old 07-26-2008, 12:47 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Default Re: how much will this pc cost to build my self

Originally Posted by nathan harris View Post
Victory Red Anodized Aluminum Chassis
Intel® Core™2 Extreme QX9770 (12MB,3.2GHz Factory O/C'd to 3.8GHz
Genuine Windows Vista® Ultimate 64 bit
4GB Corsair Dominator DDR3 SDRAM 1333MHz OC'd up to 1600MHz-2 DIMMs
DUAL CARDSual nVidia GeForce 9800GX2 1024MB
500GB - Seagate 7200RPM, SATA 3.0Gb/s, 16MB Cache (2 of them)
Single Drive: 20X CD/DVD burner (DVD+/-RW) w/double layer write capability 2 of these
22 inch SP2208WFP Widescreen Digital Flat Panel Monitor w/ Built-in Webcam
Sound Blaster® X-Fi™ XtremeGamer (D) Sound Card

i can't use new egg they don't ship to aus
and i need a mother board with wireless and is good for gaming
Like others have said you can spend like 2,000$ less and still get some fairly great and similar performance CPU speed wise and every day usage. As far as the SLI 9800GX2 that is way over kill. One 4870 should work miracles for a decent build without having to worry too much about the future. Because the 4870 is future proof.

Besides if you spend like 3,000$ on a build like that at the moment. You will be really ****ed when the value cuts in half a year from now.

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