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Old 03-05-2007, 03:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Building A Computer

I want a computer that can play CS 1.6, and Source with NO problems.

Also to use chat programs and keep a lot running overnight and stuff.

Web Design and graphics design.

No monitor/headset/speakers/mouse needed.

As cheap as possible.

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Old 03-05-2007, 07:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ill keep it cheap

Mobo: Asus p5b or gigabyte ps3
Cpu: e6300 (e6400 if you can afford)
Ram: g-skill (2x1gb)
hdd: Seagate barracuda 7200.10
Vid card: 7900gs/gt
psu: any good brand e.g. antec fortron ocz
case: whatever you like the look of with a 120mm intake and atleast 120mm out take
heat sink fan: scythe ninja (for over clocking so that you can increase performance without costing more


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Old 03-05-2007, 07:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Came out to $1053.92


Hard Drive






CPU Cooler

CD/DVD Burner

Is that good?

Also, did I get the right CPU cooler and such? Please tell me if everything is fine in this build
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Old 03-06-2007, 12:19 AM   #4 (permalink)
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What about:

Raidmax Case
AMD Athlon X2 3800+ AM2
Nvidia Geforce 7600 GT
Windows Vista Home 64 Bit
--$870 including shipping.

Is that good?
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