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Old 10-01-2006, 09:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default my build

my budget is about umm 500usd ish but i could pork over some more or less
this is my first attempt to gaming pc
moving up from my 510n hp pavillion x.x
use to play pure console now moving to pc
please comment

my cpu

my motherboard
although i wonder if i shoudl get agp + pcie so graphics card would be cheaper and i would upgrade to pcie later.
also this is where i'm scare because i see reviews of NB being fried and bios not updated x.x i do not know how to fix that

my ram

lastly my hard drive

i don't know what case and psu to get
also please recommend a cd/dvd burner

oh yeah here's my graphics card


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Old 10-01-2006, 10:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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looks good but the ram i would go with cosiar value ram just me though

asus a8n sli premium
amd 64 venice 3800 2.4
xfx 6800gt
wd 80gb
2 512 cosair value ram
19in hw191d widescreen lcd
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Old 10-01-2006, 10:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Its ok but go with better ram...
Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 @ 3400Mhz
Asus P5B-E
Samsung 400 GB Sata II
Corsair XMS2 2GB DDR2 800 5-5-5-12
Zalman CNPS-9700 LED
Antec Nine Hundred
Hp W2207 22" Widescreen Monitor
Windows Vista Home Premium
Silverstone ST60F 600W PSU
Razer Copperhead Tempest Blue Gaming Mouse
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Old 10-02-2006, 03:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
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second thoguhts on motherboard
choice 1

choice 2
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Old 10-02-2006, 06:24 PM   #5 (permalink)
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yer a better ram could be gud
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