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Old 10-07-2006, 04:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi again,

i am building a pc for my friend for some light gaming. his budget is around 300. pls check my specs

Processor: Athlon 64 3000+ Venice 1.8GHz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103537

Mainboard: ABIT KN8 Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813127221

RAM: CORSAIR 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145123

HDD: Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 ST3808110AS 80GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148107

Video Card: GIGABYTE GV-NX73G256D-RH Geforce 7300GS 256MB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814125041
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Old 10-07-2006, 04:24 AM   #2 (permalink)
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If you're going for a low end video card, get a 6200TC or something. 7300GS is just not worth it.
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No.... if you're spending that much for graphics, get a 6600:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814133154

...also get another 512mb ram.
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Old 10-08-2006, 09:46 AM   #4 (permalink)
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sry for reopening this post but i have posted the wrong system specs. The system specs are as follows,

Processor: Athlon 64 3000+ Orleans 1.8GHz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103639

Mainboard: MSI K9NU Neo-V Socket AM2 ULi M1697 ATX MainBoard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130056

RAM: CORSAIR ValueSelect 512MB 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 533
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145529

HDD: Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 ST3808110AS 80GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16822148107

Video Card: GIGABYTE GV-NX73G256D-RH Geforce 7300GS 256MB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16814125041

or

Video Card: PNY VCG66256XPB Geforce 6600 256MB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...N82E16814133154

the budget is the same and sry for any inconveniences (it was the wrong socket)
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The video card links don't work, but the 6600 would be a better choice...the 7300 series just sux. Can you afford another 512 ram?
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