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Old 11-12-2009, 08:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, i am building a pc for £900 roughly $1500, this is what iv chosen so far, id like to hear other peoples opinions on this build and reassure me that these components are compatible, thanks.

Case - CoolerMaster HAF 922 High-Air-Flow Gaming Case - CoolerMaster HAF 922 High-Air-Flow Gaming Case [922] - £73.50 : Internet CT & Computer Technology

Motherboard - Gigabyte GA-MA790XT-UD4P -
Gigabyte GA-MA790XT-UD4P AMD 790X DDR3 Crossfire Motherboard - Socket AM3

or - Asus M4A78T-E - Asus M4A78T-E AMD 790GX Crossfire DDR3 HDMI ATX Motherboard - Socket AM3

Processor - AMD PHENOM II X4 955 3.2GHZ BLACK Edition - https://www.pricelover.com/product/P...HDZ955FBGIBOX/

Memory - G.Skill Ripjaw 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 PC3-12800C9 1600MHz - G.Skill Ripjaw 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 PC3-12800C9 1600MHz Dual Channel Kit (F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL) [F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL] Memory DDR3 Dual-Channel - PC3-12800

Graphics Card - XFX ATI Radeon 5870 HD 850Mhz 1GB PCI-Express 2.0 HDMI - dabs.com - XFX ATI Radeon 5870 HD 850Mhz 1GB PCI-Express 2.0 HDMI (Includes Colin McRae: Dirt 2 Voucher) (HD-587A-ZNF9)

Hardrive - Samsung SpinPoint F3 500GB 7200rpm 32MB Cache - Samsung SpinPoint F3 500GB 7200rpm 32MB Cache 3.5" Internal SATA 3.0Gb/s Desktop Hard Dri

Optical Drive - Sony Optiarc AD-7241S 24x DVD±RW SATA Lightscribe Optical Drive (Black) - Sony Optiarc AD-7241S 24x DVD±RW SATA Lightscribe Optical Drive (Black) - OEM [] Optical Drives DVD-RW SATA

Power Supply - Corsair HX750W - Corsair CMPSU-750HX HX750 750W 750 HX Modular Power Supply SLI

OS - Windows 7 Home Edition - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium - Retail (Full Version) [GFC-00025] Windows 7
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looks like a good build. It looks like you went for the killer video card rather than go i7; which is fine since i'm assuming this is a strictly gaming computer.

Funny how on that website the retail version of windows 7 is cheaper than the OEM version...
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Looks like a solid build.
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