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Old 11-23-2006, 02:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default My first computer build, need some help please!

Hey yall, my dad finally gave me permission to build my own PC, but this is my first one. I have done some homework and got the basics of what I want to get, but i'm still a little confused on what motherboard I should get!! Here is a list of the parts on my wish list from Newegg.com. Any suggestions, comments, ideas, anything would be great, thanks!! (Note: this is a cost-effective gaming computer, I already have imput devices, monator, and optical drives, just need a mother board)


Tower:
RAIDMAX ATX-268WU Blue SECC Steel Gaming Tower Computer Case - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16811156020

(video Card)
Foxconn FV-N795M4D2-OD GeForce 7950GX2 1GB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16814186001

(power supply)
APEVIA (ASPIRE) ATX-AS680W-BL ATX12V/ EPS12V 680W Power Supply - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16817148022

(Processor)
Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 Conroe 2.13GHz LGA 775 Processor Model BX80557E6400 - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16819115004

(Ram)
CORSAIR ValueSelect 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 667 (PC2 5300) Desktop Memory Model VS2GBKIT667D2 - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16820145098

(Hard drive)
Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD3200KSRTL 320GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16822136039


Agian, any help would be great!! Thanks!
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If you want to overclock don't get value RAM.. OCZ or Muskin or Patriot.
Again if you want to overclock, youll need an aftermarket heatsink and some artic silver 5. HeatsinkS: XP 120 or 90, TT big Typhoon, Zalman 7500

ANd heres a better power supply than the one you posted.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817128002
Hiper 580 Watt
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