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Old 09-26-2008, 09:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Building PC for first time - I have Compiled some Specs - Help/Recommendations needed

So far after reading reviews and recommendations...
these are specs of the computer I have come up with.

After reading these please give me an idea of how powerfull the computer will turn out to be and overall if it will be a good computer.

Also recommendations are welcome =)

Specs:

MotherBoard
Asus P5Q Pro LGA 775 P45 Intel Motherboard

CPU
Intel Core 2 Duo E7200 2.53 Ghz [O.C around 3.2 Ghz]

RAM
4GB [2 x 2GB] DDR2 SDRAM 1066 [PC2 8500] Dual Channel Wintec AMPX

Video/Graphics Card
EVGA 512MB 9800GTX [G92] GeForce SLI Support + 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express

HDD
SeaGate Barracuda 7200 RPM 250GB 3.0 GB/s 16MB Cache

Computer Case/Tower
ATX 585 Watt Power Supple - Black Case [Blue LED]

Optical Disc Drive
DVD/CD Rom Drive DVD 18X + CD 48X SATA


Btw I can build this PC for approximately 650 Dollars.
My Budget is 700 Dollars for a PC.
Also: I want to use it for gaming mostly [Will run this high end games?]
If not what should I change in the setup to allow for high end games to run?
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You already posted this in the High Performance thread.
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