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Old 02-27-2005, 08:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This is my first build and i was needing to know if this is a good setup for gaming and internet:

AsiaPro ASYS Black ATX Mid Tower Case With 450W PSU & Handle

AMD Athlon 64 3200+, 512KB L2 Cache, Socket 939 64-bit Processor - Retail

EVGA nVIDIA GeForce 6600GT Video Card, 128MB DDR3, 128-Bit, DVI/TV-Out, AGP 8X

SOLTEK "SL-K8TPro-939" VIA K8T800 Pro Chipset Motherboard for AMD Socket 939 CPU

Corsair Value Select (Dual Pack) 184 Pin 512MBx2 DDR PC-3200

Rosewill 52x32x52x16 CD-RW Black Combo Drive

Thermaltake W0014 Silent Purepower 480W with Black housing - Xaser Edition ATX 2-Fan Power Supply

Logitech Internet Pro Desktop Keyboard and Mouse BLACK

CMV CT-529A 15" LCD Monitor w/ Speakers

HP Deskjet 3745(C9025A) Color Inkjet Printer, 14 PPM, 4800 x 1200 DPI, Color/B& W
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Old 02-27-2005, 08:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Everything seems fine besides your mobo.

Here are some good mobo's. Any of these would work great!

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...136-152&depa=0

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-468&depa=0

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-463&depa=0

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...127-186&depa=0
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Old 02-27-2005, 09:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yea your mobo isnt that great. i was thinking about buying that one but i read alot of reviews and they said its weak
get the dfi nf4
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Old 02-27-2005, 10:02 PM   #4 (permalink)
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the dfi nf4 has a bunch of PCI - e slots, how would that affect my rig
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Corsair ValueSelect 1 GB (2x512) RAM
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Old 02-27-2005, 11:06 PM   #5 (permalink)
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and when do the new processors come out?
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MSI Nforce4-ultra Neo4 platnium
evga Nvidia 6600gt pci-e
AMD Athlon 64 3200+ winchester
Corsair ValueSelect 1 GB (2x512) RAM
Western Digital 80 GB SATA HDD (200 GB IDE coming soon)
AOpen combo drive
17\" LCD LG Monitor
Cheap Keys, Dell Mouse, no speakers

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Old 02-27-2005, 11:08 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 02-27-2005, 11:11 PM   #7 (permalink)
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yup...i suggest a different mobo as well...


just curious....the 450watt that comes with the case just a no name or something? or do you just want the thermaltake?
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Old 02-27-2005, 11:24 PM   #8 (permalink)
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the description says nothing about the PSU so i just assumed it was a crappy one.

http://www.newegg.com/app/viewProduc...195-009&depa=0
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Rosewill black case with 400W PSU (420W Thermaltake on the way)
MSI Nforce4-ultra Neo4 platnium
evga Nvidia 6600gt pci-e
AMD Athlon 64 3200+ winchester
Corsair ValueSelect 1 GB (2x512) RAM
Western Digital 80 GB SATA HDD (200 GB IDE coming soon)
AOpen combo drive
17\" LCD LG Monitor
Cheap Keys, Dell Mouse, no speakers

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Old 02-27-2005, 11:25 PM   #9 (permalink)
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so how does my current mobo compare to this one:

MSI "K8T NEO2-FIR" VIA K8T800 Pro Chipset Motherboard for AMD Socket 939 CPU

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-463&depa=0
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MSI Nforce4-ultra Neo4 platnium
evga Nvidia 6600gt pci-e
AMD Athlon 64 3200+ winchester
Corsair ValueSelect 1 GB (2x512) RAM
Western Digital 80 GB SATA HDD (200 GB IDE coming soon)
AOpen combo drive
17\" LCD LG Monitor
Cheap Keys, Dell Mouse, no speakers

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the description says nothing about the PSU so i just assumed it was a crappy one.

http://www.newegg.com/app/viewProduc...195-009&depa=0
ya, one of the side pics shows it, i mean, you can't see how the power is distributed, but it just looks like a standard one by the look.
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