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Old 08-01-2011, 08:00 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Great stuff thanks for that
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Good luck, if this $400 build work then ill feel like a fool because im trying to build an 800 one and i feel like its missing something... also, unless your gaming you really dont need more than 500w for psu. idk if anyone else has said that yet
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Aye it was said that I was overgunning the power supply, but I also mentioned that there is the possibility of upgrading in the future to include a graphics card.

Im sure the system will work, but it is far from my prefferred specs as im more into gaming and require a more involved setup that the basic rig im making here. just finding it a bit tricky designing a build for someone else as I have to kind of second guess everything to cover all the bases


What im trying to do really is make a rig that isnt a gaming system or high end in any way, but that is also easily upgraded with the minimum of cost if/when the time comes.
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Good luck, if this $400 build work then ill feel like a fool because im trying to build an 800 one
£400, actually. That's about $650.
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