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Old 03-07-2007, 06:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question What you think of this got gamer PC

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what you guys think of this?

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CPU: AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5200+ Socket AM2
Memory: 2048 MB DDR II 667 Memory 240 Pin (Kingston) (1024 x 2)
Mother Board: ASUS Crosshair nVidia 590 SLI Mother Board
Hard Drive: 1 Seagate 250GB 7200RPM 16MB Cache Serial ATA
Optical Drive: 1 LG 18X DVD RW w/ Lightscribe +- Dual Layer
Video: ASUS EN8800 GTX PCI E, 768MB
Audio: Onboard Audio
Network Card: Onboard Network Card
Floppy Drive Card Reader: 7 in 1 Card Reader with Floppy Drive Combo
Case: NZXT Trinity Classic Black Steel Case With Stealthed Clear Side Panel
Neon Light: UV Light & UV IDE / SATA Cable
Power Supply: 850 Watt Thermaltake Tough Power Modular PS W0131RU (dual 8800 certified)
Keyboard & Mouse: Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard w/ Backlit LCD Display
Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 bit (ready to ship)
Warranty: Free 3 Years Parts & Labor Warranty (valid when operating system is purchased)

(Canadian Dollars) Priced At: $2,287.00
Also, what are your views on PhysX Cards? Are they really needed?
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Old 03-07-2007, 08:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Are you buying this as a build to order from like canadacomputers?
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Old 03-07-2007, 09:59 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I think in the future a physics type card will really come in handy, but I don't think the PhysX cards are worth it right now at all.
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Old 03-07-2007, 10:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i've heard int he future gfx cards will have phsx built in. it'll be a phsx and gfx all in one, both doing differetn things at once so the vid card won't be split and you won't need 2.
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Old 03-08-2007, 01:47 AM   #5 (permalink)
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The 8800GTX already has 128mb of PhysX already built in.

That PC is pretty good, it is practically the exact same as what I plan to build here pretty soon.

And the ASUS crosshair boards are fantastic BTW.
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thx! great replies to everyone! I custom build it on a site i found today. Seems like a pritty good deal. Still shoppin' around tho.
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