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Old 11-05-2005, 01:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok ive made sure everything is compatible and stuff but i wanna make sure im no missing anything. Ill list everything inside hard drive but wont bother with specs. tell me if theres anything else i need or should get. Thanks.

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video card
dvd burner
power supply
sound card
hard drive

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Old 11-05-2005, 01:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 11-05-2005, 02:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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lol i didnt think i needed to right that out :P
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Old 11-05-2005, 02:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It is a good idea to post specs, as we can make recomendations on the parts.

But just for general points. Make sure the PSU is a good one. Cheap PSU's die early, and can take out hardware.

Western digital and seagate are the best HDD manufacturer's.

XFX cards have a high fail rate.

If you get a OEM CPU you will need to buy a heatsink.

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Old 11-05-2005, 02:16 PM   #5 (permalink)
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alright heres what im planning. So far i only have a radeon 9800 pro 256 mb video card and speakers.

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Old 11-05-2005, 02:24 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I think pzero has a 9800Pro for sale :P
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Old 11-08-2005, 11:26 AM   #8 (permalink)
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*3500+ amd 64bit processor*185$

*Fatal1ty An8 Mobo*85$

*xtasty x850xt PCIe 256mb*300$

*1 gig of hyperX memory*150$

*thermaltake Headsink for cpu* (HUGE) good cooling 20$

im asking 650 For this all ( your better off buying all the stuff at once then buying the seperatly)

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