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Old 01-10-2005, 01:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Iam going to start building a new (gaming) pc, what do you think of the spec?
CASE: Antec PlusView 1000AMG Metallic Gray File Server Case GOT!!! ,
PSU: Antec TrueBlue 480W PSU,
CPU: AMD Athlon 64 3200+ Winchester 90nm (Socket 939),
MOBO:Asus A8V Deluxe (Socket 939) Motherboard,
RAM:Crucial 512mb DDR 400MHz PC3200 x2,
HD: Maxtor 6B200M0 Diamondmax 10 200GB 7200rpm Serial ATA150 8mb Cache,
Graphics Card: Sapphire Atlantis Radeon 9800 PRO 128 MB DDR 8x AGP DVi & TV-Out OR A GeForce 6800 (Don't know which - one under £200),
Sound Card: Audigy 2 GOT!!!,
Monitor: Unknown... a 19'' one....

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Old 01-10-2005, 01:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Looks like were building the same PC - Im going for the Athlon 64 3000+ and a 6600GT though. What can I say - I like it. I am pretty sure the Nvidia's are better then the Radeon's though.

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Old 01-10-2005, 01:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Rather get the 6800.

Everything else seems to be ok.

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Old 01-11-2005, 12:00 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Do you think its worth waiting for a PCI-Mobo and get the Radeon X800XL?
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Old 01-11-2005, 02:55 PM   #5 (permalink)
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not worth gettin the radeon, do as dave sed go wit the 6600GT i would/am gettin pci-e more upgradablitly later one
AMD x2 5000+ black edition at 3.3GHZ zalman cnps 9700-NT
Gigabyte GA-M57SLI-S4 motherboard
3072mb: OCZ ddr800 gold
2x 7800GTX in SLI for 20" viewsonic
OCZ 600watt power supply - plug for my gfs site
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