**My selection is strictly limited to the products listed on this site NCIX.com - Canada's Premier Computer Store - Great Technology, Service and Selection.
Yea, it's my first time doing this so probably everything is incompatible right? ONE MORE THING: I don't have a ROM yet, need that picked out as well.
Hehe, I need lots of help =D. Including the ROM, I probably have another $50 to spare. My total budget is $600.
CASE: Apevia X-PLORER 17IN ATX Tower Case 4X5.25 2X3.5 5X3.5INT 2X80MM Fan Window LCD TEMP. DISP. Black = $76.16
PROCESSOR: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+ Dual Core Processor AM2 2.7GHZ 2X512KB 65W 65NM Retail Box = $94.00
MOBO: ASUS M2A-VM mATX AM2 AMD 690G DDR2 PCI-E16 PCI-E1 2PCI Video VGA DVI-D Sound Motherboard = $84.49
MEMORY: Crucial Rendition 2GB 1X2GB PC2-6400 DDR2-800 240PIN DIMM Memory = $21.99 (this choice is a money-saver, or should I do G.SKILL F2-6400CL5D-2GBNQ PC2-6400 2GB 2X1GB DDR2-800 CL5-5-5-15 240PIN Dual Channel Memory Kit instead?)
VIDEO CARD: EVGA E-GEFORCE 9500GT 550MHZ 512MB 1.0GHZ 128BIT DDR2 Dual DVI-I HDCP HDTV Out Video Card = $78.08
PSU: OCZ StealthXStream OCZ500SXS 500W ATX12V 24PIN Active PFC ATX Power Supply 120MM Fan Black = $65.84
HARD DRIVE: Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 250GB SATA2 7200RPM 8MB 3.5IN Hard Drive OEM 3YR MFR Warranty = $65.86
Current total: $486.42