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Old 11-24-2005, 07:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Christmas Build, Need Thoughts!

Well here is my folding/gaming build I am doing, it isn't for extreme gaming, just stuff like some CSS and CS 1.6, etc.

Here are the parts I have acquired already:

Case - Bought from local PC store
Hard Drive - 60GB Maxtor ATA133 7200 RPM
Optical - LITE-ON CD+RW/CD-ROM
Monitor: Packard Bell 17" CRT
Mouse: Microsoft Optical USB > PS/2
Video Card: ATI Radeon 9550 128MB AGP 8x (Yes I have another one -.-)

Parts I am wanting to get:

DFI LanParty UT nF3 ATX Motherboard - $99.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16813136147

AMD Sempron 64 2800+ 800MHz FSB 754 - $75.50
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16819104245

Geil Value PC3200 2 x 512MB RAM - $78.84
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16820144310

FSP Group AX450 450W Power Supply - $49.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16817104954

Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound - $5.89
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16835100007

2 x Masscool 80mm Blue LED Case Fans - $7.78
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16835150037

Zalman VF700-Cu VGA Cooler - $25.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16835118117

^ Going to use on 9550 with AS5 for some extreme OC'ing

Total: $335

Looks good to me, I'll probably get a CNPS for the Sempron for my birthday coming up. Does it look good? I really don't want to have to flash the BIOS -.-
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So apparently no one has any thoughts?
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Your spending more on a motherboard for a sempron...go with a 3000+ venice for $130 on newegg.
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No actually Sempron's are known to OC a little better, check it out at:

www.dfi-street.com
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you oc with only a 450w psu?
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your links are dead.
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