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Old 04-23-2006, 12:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey I know I have another topic but that one is practically dead. But i already chose out these parts for a new computer....

ASUS A8N-SLI Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard

AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ Manchester 2000MHz HT Socket 939 Dual Core Processor Model ADA3800BVBOX

OCZ Gold GX 2GB (2 x 1GB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered System Memory Model OCZ4002048ELGEGXT-K

Antec NeoHE 500 ATX12V 500W Power Supply

eVGA 256-P2-N555-AX Geforce 7600GT 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card

Rosewill R905E-W Black 19" 8ms Widescreen LCD Monitor

CHENMING 901AD-BLACK-0 Black 1.0mm SECC ATX Full Tower Computer Case

NEC 16X DVD±R DVD Burner Black IDE/ATAPI Model ND-3550A

I was wondering if this would hold me off for 2 or 3 years and can I can someone PM me on help with fans and pins or whatever. Like how many fans will I need..... I know new parts will come out but I decided that I build a computer now that will hold me off until i probally get another one a year or so before i go off to college(which isnt in 4 years) I'm planning on buy this at the end of teh summer or next there is plenty of time for me to learn and get help..

Help would be greatly appreciated...

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pretty sweet to me.

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Old 04-23-2006, 01:46 AM   #3 (permalink)
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well, it all depends what you wanna do in those 2-3 years, if its heavy gaming... then no...
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and by the time you decide on buying, prices will be dropped alot
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Old 04-23-2006, 10:43 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Well I have a few newer games but I am not a heavy gamer. And I decided to pick the parts now because I probally won't even get $1200 by Christmas, but by picking them now the prices will go down.

So do you think this should last a good 2 or 3 years?
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