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Old 12-19-2005, 08:33 PM   #11 (permalink)
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90 dollars can get you a second hand 6600GT easy. If you shop around you can find the DFI ultra-d motherboard for 90 dollars, and is S939.
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Old 12-19-2005, 08:40 PM   #12 (permalink)
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cool, that is deffinetly in my price range. does that board support sli? because the board i am looking at does and i plan to have a computer that is full upgradeble. so i would like to buy one 6600 gt and then buy another down the road alittle ways.

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the DFI NF4 series boards do support SLI.

Sempron's are different to Celerons. their P-rating does actually tell you how they perform. AMD has the P-rating for a reason.

a 3GHZ Celeron will perform less than a 3GHZ P4, howerver a 3000+ Sempron will perform about the same as a 3000+ Athlon 64. and the Sempron's are cheaper.

Athlon 64's are the better CPU's, however Semprons are still great if you don't have much to spend.
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