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Old 12-29-2004, 02:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright guys, this is it, ordering 'puter tomorrow or day after off of newegg so i can slam warhammer,evil genius, SW:BF and HL2

could you guys look it over for me, please? just check for incompatibilities or crap parts (the case i already ordered and recieved, this is just the guts of it )

ASUS "A8V Deluxe" VIA K8T800 Pro Chipset Motherboard For AMD Socket 939 CPU -RETAIL

eVGA nVIDIA GeForce 6800GT Video Card, 256MB GDDR3, 256-Bit, DVI/TV-Out, 8X AGP, Model "256-A8-N344-AX" -RETAIL

AMD Socket 939 Athlon 64 3500+, 2.2 GHz, 512KB L2 Cache 64-bit Processor - OEM

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Logitech Cordless MX Duo USB/ PS/2 104keys -RETAIL

NEC/MITSUBISHI FE991SB-BK 19" SuperBright Diamondtron CRT Monitor –RETAIL

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Creative Labs Sound Blaster Audigy2 ZS PCI Sound Card, Model "SB0350" OEM

Arctic Silver Premium Silver Polysynthetic Silver Thermal Compound, Model "Arctic Silver 5", 3.5-gram( 1 cc. ) tube

Thermaltake Venus 12 CPU Cooler For AMD Opteron and Athlon 64, Model "A1744" - RETAIL

Logitech X-530 5.1 Black Speaker System -RETAIL

Microsoft Windows XP HOME Edition With Service Pack 2 -OEM


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Old 12-29-2004, 03:42 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Is that 3500+ a 90nm or 130nm core ? If it is the 130nm core(Newcastle) I would highly suggest you get the 90nm(Winchester) core. I think the 3500+ 90nm is like $355. If that is too much get the 3200+ 90nm cpu. There are numerous articles and reviews comparing the 3500+ 130nm to the 3200+ 90nm and the 3200+ 90nm is better in most test. Not to mention is runs cooler and is more OC friendly AND CHEAPER ! Matter of fact has it for $207 which is where I ordered mine and know it's cheaper than newegg's price. Other than that it all looks good to me !

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Old 12-29-2004, 03:51 AM   #3 (permalink)
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hehe , sorry, it's the 90nm version, but im getting off of newegg casue i just wanna get it all done in one place and most of there prices are cheapest + good policies, otherwise does everything check out?
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Old 12-29-2004, 06:30 AM   #5 (permalink)
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whats written there is all compatible, and looks like it will be one hell of a system give us some updates when its all built
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I wish I had that kind of cash.

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