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Old 11-04-2005, 12:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Doing computer upgrade comparing parts

Hello some of you may have posted on my other thread, I had some questions about some parts i am planning on buying, First of all i heard that on Newegg.com you can order like 500$ worth of stuff and make them payments is this true? IF so i am goin to do it! Now for the parts

Motherboard

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Go.x=0&Go.y=0

Corsair valueselect 1GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Go.x=0&Go.y=0

Video card

6800GT
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Go.x=0&Go.y=0

6600GT

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Go.x=0&Go.y=0

Amd AThlon 64 3000
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Go.x=0&Go.y=0




Now my question is the price range in these items, the prices in the motherboard;video card; and ram. Would it really effect me that much to just get the cheaper 1 the 6600? And with the 6600GT card, would i still run games really good with the 128mb memory? or do i need to get the more expensive card the 6800GT and get the 256mb? Please reply thanks a bunch for your time!
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Old 11-04-2005, 02:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Depends on what games you want to play, and at what settings. If you have the money, get the 6800GT, the 6600GT is a good card but it can't run the latest games on high settings, the 6800Gt can.
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Old 11-09-2005, 12:02 AM   #3 (permalink)
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*80gig HD*
*1 gig of hyperX memory*
*3500+ amd 64bit processor*
*Fatal1ty An8 Mobo*
*x850xt PCIe 256mb*
*Black Shark thermaltake Case* (blue lights)
*Lite-on all in one CD-RW and DVD-RW*
*thermaltake Headsink for cpu* (HUGE) good cooling
*Thermaltake 500watt powersupply* VERY QUIET*

This is forsale only Im looking for 850 for the computer
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