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Old 02-23-2004, 01:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Techie
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Default We did it Again

Spec for a new Computer

KV8-MAX3 Motherboard
Athlon Xp 3400
WD1200JB HD - HD
Lite-on LTN-526S - CDRW
Infenion HYB25D256800BT-5B DDR400 256MB - RAM
Intel 1000T Desktop - Ethernet FastCard
FX 5600TD Video Card - Video Card
Logitec - Mouse
Microsoft - Keyboard
X-Alien 21 - Case
SoundCard = Need something for a professional Recording Studio

What do you think about these.

Mandrake 9.2/Win XP
Asus A7V333 Socket A
AMD Athlon 1800+
DDR260 RAM 512MB
Maxtor 6L080J4 80GB
Nvidia GeForce FX 5200 128MB
Creative SB Audigy
LG Burner 32X 10X 40X
Standard 101/102 Keyboard
PS/2 Mouse
RealTek Ethernet NIC
KDS USA monitor
1394 Net Adapter
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Old 02-23-2004, 01:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 3,937

you have a xp3400, but you paired it with a:

Interface: IDE ULTRA ATA100

your disk is a huge bottleneck for that processor. i would reconsider replacing with ATA133 or SATA 15k. imagine what you could do with Fast Wide SCSI-2
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