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Old 02-05-2005, 12:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default First computer...just checkin to see if right

Case:
Viper black/blue Case - 91.00
http://www.mpcparts.com/skuinfo.asp?sku=50530

Motherboard: $183.00
Asus A8NSLI-DELUXE nVideo nForce4 SLI Socket 939
http://www.pricewatch.com/s/b.asp?d=5621747&x=38&y=15
3 yr warranty

Storage: $98.00
SAMSUNG 160GB Model SP1614C

Processor: $207.00
Athlon 64 3200+ 512K 90nm 939pin
http://www.pcdirectsource.com/Item.cfm?ID=1645

Memory:
However, im not sure what memory i should get. Looking for
Speed: 400mhz
Size: 1gig
price: Under $135

what's the difference in PC2700 and PC3200? DO all DDR work?

I believe everything else should work. If anyone has a comment about it please say it. It's my first time building and im dont want to screw anything up

Thanks!
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Old 02-05-2005, 01:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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you should get stuff off newegg, it is much cheaper
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Old 02-05-2005, 01:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Nempo, your not going to find anything for that price along with those desired specs. PC3200 with dual 512mb sticks will cost you around 225$. Anything for 135$ wont be PC3200 running at 400mhz. That would really show negitive effects. So i really recommend getting PC3200.
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Old 02-05-2005, 02:52 PM   #4 (permalink)
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you should get stuff off newegg, it is much cheaper
i have searched newegg.com what did u find that was cheaper?
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Nempo, your not going to find anything for that price along with those desired specs. PC3200 with dual 512mb sticks will cost you around 225$. Anything for 135$ wont be PC3200 running at 400mhz. That would really show negitive effects. So i really recommend getting PC3200.

what kind of ram are you lookin at man. i'm seein $120 and up for 2 sticks of 512mb of PC3200 Ram. even the kingston hyperX isnt even $200

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...roperty&DEPA=1
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Old 02-05-2005, 06:15 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Generic ram = $200 for 1GB... so thats like 125 American..
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Old 02-05-2005, 09:19 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Xteam02001, that link dont work. Anything 135$ USA is generic RAM, witch i dont suggest anyone getting.
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Old 02-06-2005, 01:01 AM   #8 (permalink)
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value ram is fine really
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Old 02-06-2005, 01:54 AM   #9 (permalink)
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of course it is, wow u cant overclock as much, oh well.. just be happy with what cpu speed u pay for =)
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Old 02-06-2005, 09:34 AM   #10 (permalink)
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What do you guys think is better?
$181.00

Corsair Value Select Memory 184 Pin 1GB DDR PC-3200, Model VS1GB400C3 - Retail

http://www.chiefvalue.com/app/produc...OTC-pr1c3watch

$144.00
Kingston ValueRAM 1GB DDR400(PC3200) System Memory Model KVR400X64C3AK2/1G

http://www.chiefvalue.com/app/produc...OTC-pr1c3watch144.00
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