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Old 03-11-2004, 09:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I've finalized what I would like to be my new computer and I would like to know how much power is needed.

CPU : Intel P4-2.8E GHz/800/1M
MB : Asus P4P800(i865PE,800FSB,Dual DDR400,USB2,Sc)
Mem : 512MB DDR 400 PC3200
HDD: Maxtor 80GB 7200rpm 2MB Hard Drive
FD : Standard 1.44MB Floppy Drive
VC : ATI Radeon 9600XT 128 retail
CDDVD : 52X CD-ROM Drive
Speakers: Just the good old cheap ones

Thanks!
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Old 03-11-2004, 09:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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300-400 wat will do and also how much did ur config cost?
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  • ANTEC SONATA QUIET CHASSIS ATX 3X5.25 6X3.5 PIANO BLACK 380W TRUEPOWER
  • AMD ATHLON 64 3000+ PROCESSOR S754 2.0GHZ 512KB L2 CACHE RETAIL BOX
  • MSI K8T NEO-FSR ATHLON 64 S754 K8T800 DDR AGP 5PCI SATA RAID 1000LAN SOUND
  • OCZ DUAL CHANNEL OPTIMIZED 2X512MB DDR PC3200 CAS2 W/ COPPER HEAT SPREADER
  • SEAGATE BARRACUDA 7200.7 SERIAL ATA 120GB EIDE 7200RPM 9MS 3.5LP
  • 1.44MB BLACK 3.5IN FLOPPY DRIVE
  • ATI RADEON X800 PRO AGP8X 256MB DDR3 VGA DVI-I TV OUT RETAIL BOX
  • LITEON 52X32X52 ATAPI IDE BLACK CD-REWRITER SMART-BURN OEM W/ SOFTWARE
  • LITEON BLACK 16X DVD-ROM INT E-IDE OEM W/ SW DVD PLAYER
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Old 03-11-2004, 10:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it totaled to be about $765 canadian
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Old 03-12-2004, 02:45 PM   #4 (permalink)
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wow wat company or site did u config from man>?
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  • ANTEC SONATA QUIET CHASSIS ATX 3X5.25 6X3.5 PIANO BLACK 380W TRUEPOWER
  • AMD ATHLON 64 3000+ PROCESSOR S754 2.0GHZ 512KB L2 CACHE RETAIL BOX
  • MSI K8T NEO-FSR ATHLON 64 S754 K8T800 DDR AGP 5PCI SATA RAID 1000LAN SOUND
  • OCZ DUAL CHANNEL OPTIMIZED 2X512MB DDR PC3200 CAS2 W/ COPPER HEAT SPREADER
  • SEAGATE BARRACUDA 7200.7 SERIAL ATA 120GB EIDE 7200RPM 9MS 3.5LP
  • 1.44MB BLACK 3.5IN FLOPPY DRIVE
  • ATI RADEON X800 PRO AGP8X 256MB DDR3 VGA DVI-I TV OUT RETAIL BOX
  • LITEON 52X32X52 ATAPI IDE BLACK CD-REWRITER SMART-BURN OEM W/ SOFTWARE
  • LITEON BLACK 16X DVD-ROM INT E-IDE OEM W/ SW DVD PLAYER
  • [/size]
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Old 03-12-2004, 07:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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All the parts are from Generic Computers and Atic. The hdd is recycled though
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Old 03-12-2004, 07:22 PM   #6 (permalink)
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lol kool kool
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  • ANTEC SONATA QUIET CHASSIS ATX 3X5.25 6X3.5 PIANO BLACK 380W TRUEPOWER
  • AMD ATHLON 64 3000+ PROCESSOR S754 2.0GHZ 512KB L2 CACHE RETAIL BOX
  • MSI K8T NEO-FSR ATHLON 64 S754 K8T800 DDR AGP 5PCI SATA RAID 1000LAN SOUND
  • OCZ DUAL CHANNEL OPTIMIZED 2X512MB DDR PC3200 CAS2 W/ COPPER HEAT SPREADER
  • SEAGATE BARRACUDA 7200.7 SERIAL ATA 120GB EIDE 7200RPM 9MS 3.5LP
  • 1.44MB BLACK 3.5IN FLOPPY DRIVE
  • ATI RADEON X800 PRO AGP8X 256MB DDR3 VGA DVI-I TV OUT RETAIL BOX
  • LITEON 52X32X52 ATAPI IDE BLACK CD-REWRITER SMART-BURN OEM W/ SOFTWARE
  • LITEON BLACK 16X DVD-ROM INT E-IDE OEM W/ SW DVD PLAYER
  • [/size]
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Old 03-12-2004, 07:48 PM   #7 (permalink)
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ok so ive narrowed it down to two psu's
an antec truepower 380 or 430
ill probably go with the 380 and then buy the 430 if i need it
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Old 03-12-2004, 09:50 PM   #8 (permalink)
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i would highly recommend the true430, i have it and it works flawlessly and quietly on my XP2500 system.
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Old 03-13-2004, 03:11 PM   #9 (permalink)
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i recommend it as well...i also use it.
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