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Old 01-12-2007, 12:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So I was on cyberpowerpc for fun and built a "super-computer". Of course by super I mean irrational. For fun could anyone build something comparable for LESS then $7587.... lols.


$7587.00
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CASE: CoolerMaster Stacker 830 Tower 420W Case W/ Side-panel Window

CPU: (Socket AM2) AMD Athlon™64 FX 62 Dual-Core CPU w/ HyperTransport Technology

MOTHERBOARD: (Socket AM2)Asus Crosshair nForce 590 SLI MCP Chipset DDR2/800 MBoard w/ Dual 16x PCI-Express

MEMORY: (Req.DDR2 MainBoard)2GB (2x1GB) PC6400 DDR2/800 Dual Channel Memory (Corsair XMS2 Xtreme Memory w/ Heat Spreader)

VIDEO CARD: NEW!!! NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB 16X PCI Express Video Card (EVGA Powered by NVIDIA)

VIDEO CARD 2: NEW!!! NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB 16X PCI Express Video Card (EVGA Powered by NVIDIA)

LCD Monitor: NONE

HARD DRIVE: Single Hard Drive (1.5TB (750GBx2) SATA-II 3.0Gb/s 16MB Cache 7200RPM HDD)

Data Hard Drive: NONE

Optical Drive: LiteOn LH-2B1S (BLACK) 2X Blu-Ray (25GB Storage) Rewritable SATA Internal Drive (Black Color)

Optical Drive 2: LiteOn LH-2B1S (BLACK) 2X Blu-Ray (25GB Storage) Rewritable SATA Internal Drive (Black Color)

SOUND: Creative Labs X-FI Elite Pro 24-BIT PCI Sound Card


didn't know they offered terabytes
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Old 01-12-2007, 12:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
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so what was the purpose in this thread?
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to show the options they offer are for rich kids
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Lol @ FX-62.
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**** only a 420Watt psu in that build thats pretty useless.
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There is no point, 90% of the people on this forum could build better for cheaper.
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Old 01-12-2007, 08:17 AM   #7 (permalink)
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You don't get a super computer by picking the most expensive parts, you know. :P
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sooper dooper sucker maybe
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