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Old 02-11-2008, 05:29 PM   #11 (permalink)
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You may want to consider:

Case: Antec 900
HDD: Samsung spinpoint 500GB
Is that burner sata? because you want a sata one.
2GB Crucial Ballistix owns all
Im not too impressed by ultra PSUs- look for a nice corsair, seasonic or pcp&c
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That particular Ultra model is 2 thumbs down I guess, heres the review. 9 page'er.

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That particular Ultra model is 2 thumbs down I guess, heres the review. 9 page'er.

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LOL talk about overkill
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Tweaked this list once again, let me know what you think.
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get this HDD, seagates tend to be the most reliable
Newegg.com - Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST3500320AS 500GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
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