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Old 01-19-2006, 05:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The computer I am currently using is outdated and I have been looking to buy a new computer for a while now. My budget is around 1200-1350 (Including Shipping). I already have a monitor, keyboard ect.

If you guys could help me on which parts to get, that would be great.


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Old 01-19-2006, 05:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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A few suggestions:

Processor: AMD Opteron 165 Dual-Core 1.8GHz Processor

Video Card: eVGA Geforce 7800GT 256mb PCI-E

Motherboard: DFI LANPARTY UT nF4 Ultra-D

Or a cheaper yet good alternative:

MSI K8N Neo4-F

RAM: G.SKILL Value 2GB (2 x 1GB) (There's better RAM if you don't want value)

Power Supply: Antec SmartPower 2.0 SP-500 500W Power Supply

There's a few key things you can take a look at.

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Old 01-22-2006, 10:55 PM   #3 (permalink)
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wat are u gonna use it for? games.............basic applications? if u use it for games then the suggestions from nathanm were really good!!!
Dell Inspiron 9300
Intel Pentium M 1.73GHZ
128MB ATI Mobility Radeon x300
80GB Hard drive
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Old 01-23-2006, 05:12 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i think that if you are going to overclock then 1gb of performance ram but if you arent stick with the value
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Old 01-23-2006, 08:42 AM   #5 (permalink)
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depends on whether you want to game or not as the others have already pointed out. because if you don't just get an entry level gaming card and skew the rest towards some high performance components
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Old 01-23-2006, 04:01 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Yeah, the computer would be for gaming mostly.

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