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Old 09-19-2006, 10:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I am building a new computer soon (Feb 2007) and I have compiled a system and I was wondering what you guys think of it?

My budget is $2000 AUD

Cpu: Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 Processor - $306

Mobo: Asus P5NSLI S775, nFORCE 570SLI - $218

Graphics: Gigabyte® nVidia® GeForce 7900GT, 256MB DDR3 - $525

HDD: Seagate 320 Gb 16 Mb Cache - $162

Case: Antec 'PlusView II' Performance- $149

Psu: Antec SmartPower 2.0 500W ATX - $139

Moniter: Viewsonic 19" VA902B 8MS Black LCD Monitor - $339.00

Ram: Corsair 1024MB - 6400 1GB (2x XMS2 512MB) DDR2 - $245


It will be used for games such as, Fear, Cod 2, Oblivion (High Demanding Games)

Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 @ 3400Mhz
Asus P5B-E
Samsung 400 GB Sata II
Corsair XMS2 2GB DDR2 800 5-5-5-12
Zalman CNPS-9700 LED
Antec Nine Hundred
Hp W2207 22" Widescreen Monitor
Windows Vista Home Premium
Silverstone ST60F 600W PSU
Razer Copperhead Tempest Blue Gaming Mouse
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Old 09-19-2006, 11:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ull probably want a 512mb vcard now. and maybe get 2gb of ram. are u planning to OC? cuz if ur planning to OC ur ram, u should get g.skill or OCZ instead of corsair.

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Opteron 165 cooled by Zalman 9500A LED // DFI Lanparty UT NF4-D // Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 SATA 3.0Gb/s 320-GB Hard Drive // Sapphire X1950XT 256MB cooled by Zalman VF900 Cu LED // 2x1GB OCZ EL Plantinum // Enermax NoiseTaker 430W // Pioneer DVD & Combo Optical Drive // 20" Samsung 206BW Monitor // Logitech Z-2300 Speakers // Logitech G11 Keyboard and Microsoft Sidewinder mouse // Antec Nine Hundred Case
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Old 09-20-2006, 12:20 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Technology changes fast, by the time you get it, you'll probably gonna have to revise it.
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