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Old 12-21-2006, 03:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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im buying a new computer i need 2 finallise the list of parts i have buying i have 1500 aus dollars 2 spent the parts i am thinking of are

intel CORE2 DUO E6400/2.13ghz/2 mb CACHE/ 1066FSB/LGA775 $315
Asus P5L-1394 motherboard $158.40
Seagate barracuda 160 gb 7200 8mb cache Hard Disk $80
Corsair DDR 1GB PC-3200 (512mbx2) $168
Benq 19"FP92 Widescreen $319
XFX 7600GT 256MB VGA/DVI/TV AGP 8x 280.50 or pci-e version of this card




all parts are found at www.centrecom.com.au and all prices are in australian dollar can you help me finalise this list or have any recommendations.
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looks good, but you have to get the PCIe card... the mobo doen't support AGP...

I recommend a higher end stick of ram. Possibly a 1GB stick of DDR2-667 or 800. this way you can upgrade later on without having to buy another set of sticks.
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i am thinking of a G.skills DDR2 2gb (1gbx2) 5400 costing about $330
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Case?
Power supply?
Cooling?
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psu will be a 600w costing about 80 dolalrs friend recommended it
going 2 buy a fan for cpu and just a normal case
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And what PSU Would that be? Link?
And how many Fans will come with this case.

Don't be Ify on the two most important items that go into a computer.
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i will replace the stock fan that comes with the cpu
http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ATRIX-600W-DU...QQcmdZViewItem that is link 2 psu
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Thats a bad choice.

For that Money you can get many good Power supplies.

Enermax 535 Watt for like 70 Ish. Look around.
Antec
Hiper
Enermax
SilverStone
eTagan

Etc etc
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