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Old 05-22-2007, 05:20 PM   #11 (permalink)
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What do you mean looks like crap? Even me who likes LED lights and stuff when i made a budget build like the look of the Corsair. It may not have LED's but oh well the PSU is like usually one thing you don't see anyway and the 520HX is an amazing PSU.
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What do you mean looks like crap? Even me who likes LED lights and stuff when i made a budget build like the look of the Corsair. It may not have LED's but oh well the PSU is like usually one thing you don't see anyway and the 520HX is an amazing PSU.
woah! dont get into a sissy fit lol
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Old 05-23-2007, 04:03 AM   #13 (permalink)
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buy a seagate barracuda or samsung spinpoint for a hdd. don't buy the 8800GTX factory overclocked just buy a normal one and tell him to overclock it himself other then that its fine the main psu brands are:

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okay thanks salty, ill look them up now
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the only barrucuda they have is a gradeb one, but it looks good enough
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why are you exclusively using overclockers.co.uk???
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why are you exclusively using overclockers.co.uk???
good point lol. ill look at other websites, and uknow you said dont buy an overclocked 8800 gtx, and u give me a link to a gpu had in mind? thanks
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okay so this a new look at my mates build... opinions please =)

Intel Core 2 DUO LGA775 E6600 2.40GHz Retail / Asus P5B Deluxe / 2GB GeIL PC2-6400C4 DDR2 Dual Channel Kit - Bundle
(Intel Core 2 DUO LGA775 E6600 2.40GHz Retail / Asus P5B Deluxe / 2GB GeIL PC2-6400C4 DDR2 Dual Channel Kit - Bundle)
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BFG GeForce 8800 GTX OC 768MB GDDR3 HDTV/Dual DVI (PCI-Express) - Retail
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 500GB ST3500630AS SATA-II 16MB Cache - OEM
(Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 500GB ST3500630AS SATA-II 16MB Cache - OEM)
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Corsair HX 520W ATX2.2 Modular SLI Compliant PSU (CMPSU-520HXUK)
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£70.49 inc VAT

Antec Nine Hundred Ultimate Gaming Case
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Samsung SH-183LBEBN 18x18 DVD±RW Dual Layer Serial ATA Lightscribe ReWriter (Black) - OEM
(Samsung SH-183LBEBN 18x18 DVD±RW Dual Layer Serial ATA Lightscribe ReWriter (Black) - OEM)

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Music 7.1 Soundcard - OEM
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Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro CPU Cooler (Socket 775)
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That comes to a total of: 998.62 Inc VAT
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i would say get a seagte too usually slightly cheaper. and better name . also and standard gtx will do. o/c is easy on g cards u can reach more than factory o/c in a couple of hours. also with the ram get sum gskill 2gb set.
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Looks pretty good. baron, theres ram included with the e6600 bundle. In the bundle, is an e6600, a P5B Deluxe, and 2gb of Geil DDR2-800 ram.
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