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Old 03-07-2005, 07:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,

Im new so hello to you all - ive got an MSI K8N Neo Platinum mother board and i need to know what would be the best ram to get for it. Alos, what graphics card? For both ive got about 350 smackers all together.

Any help would be hugely appreciated because nowhere seems to have the answers! Its a bloody maze!
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
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get 1gig of ram (512x2)
try corsair.

and also get a 6600gt graphics card.
that should all come out to $350.
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Get a 6600GT and the chepest PC3200 ram if your not overclocking.
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Old 03-07-2005, 11:00 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It depends... how much gaming do you plan on doing?
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Old 03-07-2005, 03:13 PM   #5 (permalink)
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It depends... how much gaming do you plan on doing?
I agree. If you are not doing very much gaming then you dont need a 6600GT. But if you are then the 6600GT is a really good budget card.
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Old 03-07-2005, 03:18 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Get the 1GB of Corsair from Zipzoomfly.com for $114.50 - free shipping
Get the 6600GT refurb from newegg.com for $149.99 - $1.00 shipping
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