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Old 03-08-2011, 11:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Approximate Purchase Date: 1 week or 2 weeks

Budget Range: 600-700

System Usage: Gaming, Surfing the internet, Watching movies

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, Power Supply, Graphics Card, dvd drive

Using This Graphics Card:
MSI R5770 Hawk Radeon HD 5770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127490

Using This Power Supply:
Rosewill BRONZE Series RBR1000-M 1000W Continuous@40C, 80Plus Bronze Certified,Modular Cable Design,ATX12V v2.3/ EPS12V,SLI Ready,CrossFire Ready,Active PFC"Compatible with Core i7, i5" Power Supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817182188

Preferred Website for Parts: newegg.com

Country of Origin: US

Parts Preferences: AMD Compatible parts

I have Selected These Parts Already:

1) COOLER MASTER Storm Scout SGC-2000-KKN1-GP Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119196

2) SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822152181

3) ASUS M4A87TD EVO AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131647

4) G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBRL
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231314

5) AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition Thuban 3.2GHz Socket AM3 125W Six-Core Desktop Processor HDT90ZFBGRBOX
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103849

6) COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835103065
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Old 03-09-2011, 08:12 AM   #2 (permalink)
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seems solid to me, great case btw.

i probably would have upgraded the graphics card for as much money as youre spending elsewhere, and i dont think the psu is the greatest, as well as it seeming to be way more watts than you need.
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Possibly excessive RAM and a PSU from a less than brilliant manufacturer. Other than that, it looks pretty good.
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:19 AM   #4 (permalink)
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haha yeah, the psu brand is one that i would not pick either but it was given to me so its good enough xD, wont change that untill it stops working. And for graphics card well it plays modern games for now, thats good enough for me im not the type of person that likes to play games at max, as long as they play and its not slow then its good to me haha. But thanks for your opinions.
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