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Old 10-22-2005, 05:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am looking to build a gaming PC. The one I have is really crappy with a decent LCD display and mouse but the ram and vid card suck. I am looking at a $500 budget, maybe you could help me build a gaming machine on which I could play CS HL2 and Halo.
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so all you need is ram and video card im guessing?

well MSI K8N NEO4-F
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Old 10-23-2005, 04:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Where and how much is that, does that include a monitor?
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www.newegg.com

If you want a nice LCD it will cost about $300
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MSI K8N NEO4-F
amd athlon 64 3000+
6600GT
1GB of ram
MSI K8N NEO4-F is 80 dollars
amd athlon 64 3000+ is 150 dollars
eVGA 6600GT is 150 dollars
1GB of corsair valueselect is 90 dollars

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i dunno bout newegg...shop at zipzoomfly, same prices if not lower than newegg (I am too lazy to actually look them up ) and no shipping, and yeah go with pzerofgh's system
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Thanks Guys that really helps, will I be able to run this stuff on stock cooling and my current psu?
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Old 10-23-2005, 05:32 PM   #8 (permalink)
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what is your current psu? and you will be able to run all thnis stuff on stock for sure
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Old 10-23-2005, 08:03 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I am not sure, let me check the back of my computer, doesn't say, do I have to open the case?
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if you take the side panel off your computer it should be right there on the side of it
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