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Old 09-13-2006, 05:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default building a budget X2 system

I'm putting a system together for one of my friends and price is an issue. Can you all tell me what you think? Thanks in advance.

RAIDMAX ATX-868WGP Green Steel Gaming Case Computer Case 420W Power Supply - Retail $53.00

ECS NFORCE4-A939 (1.0) Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail $55.99

3D Fuzion 3DFR76256GSE Geforce 7600GS 256MB GDDR2 PCI $88.88
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ Manchester 2.0GHz Socket 939 Dual Core Processor Model ADA3800BVBOX - Retail $152.00

AMPO 1GB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) System Memory Model 3AMD1400-1GB1-R - Retail $74.99

Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD2500KS 250GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM $77.99

LITE-ON 16X DVD┬▒R DVD Burner Black IDE Model SHW160P6S05 - OEM $28.99

TOTAL: $531.84

All prices from newegg

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Old 09-14-2006, 12:08 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I dunno about the PSU in that case.

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