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Old 07-22-2008, 03:04 AM   #11 (permalink)
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id go with ocz reapers, dvd drives are pretty much all the same, brands i like are samsung and lg, i believe the 520hx is under 90.

And ric0h, if u make one more thread about buildS or components, im....im....gonna get vernon to ban you with his hammer, ask ur questions in one thread, that way it doesn't clutter the forum with thing's that could have been asked in ONE THREAD .
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Old 07-22-2008, 03:07 AM   #12 (permalink)
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And ric0h, if u make one more thread about build, im....im....gonna get vernon to ban you with his hammer, ask ur questions in one, thread.
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+2222222

Also, I would go with G. Skill or OCZ Reapers as others have recommended. I've used both and they work very well.
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G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-6400CL4D-4GBPI - Retail 89.99

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The 550vx is a great psu and it fits your budget.

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^haha, i noticed that.
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Definitely agree with the 550vx!
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