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Old 08-15-2012, 10:17 AM   #1 (permalink)
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1. Motherboard for either an Intel or AMD processor
ATX or Micro-ATX form = ASUS M5A88-V EVO AMD 880G + SB850 ATX Motherboard - AM3+ socket

2. Processor for either Intel or AMD motherboard = AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Processor

3. Memory for motherboard DDR3 = INTEGRAL PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 DIMM RAM Memory Module - 2GB x2
9.99 x2

4. Case to hold the motherboard CPU and Memory
Full tower, Mid-tower, or Micro = COOLERMASTER Elite 360 ATX PC Tower Case

5. Power supply if the case does not include one = OCZ ZS550W-UK ATX PSU

6. DVD RW drive = HP DVD1260i

7.Hard disk drive (AKA HDD) = WHITEBOX Generic Internal 3.5" Sata Hard Drive - 1TB

8. Video card if your motherboard does not have integrated video or you plan on playing games. = PNY GTX 550 TI PCIe 2.0 Graphics Card - 1 GB


ASUS AMD Radeon HD6770 PCI-E Graphics Card - 1GB


9. CPU cooler AKA heatsink. if its not included with the processor (Retail box units include the cooler) = XIGMATEK Loki 92 mm Case Fan

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Old 08-15-2012, 10:44 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Between the HD6670 and the GTX550 I'd go for the GTX550.

Btw, 160 for the CPU is way, way overpriced - you can get it for 88.95 from eBuyer. Where are you buying these components?
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