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Old 09-07-2006, 01:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a few questions about parts im gonna buy.

Im looking at a thermaltake kandalf super tower, it supports extended atx motherboards, and the motherboard i want to get is a gigabite GA-965P-DS4 which is only atx will that fit in the tower. The prossesor im gonna get is an Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz Socket LGA775. Are these good to get.

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Old 09-07-2006, 04:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes, that case will support an ATX motherboard.

Yes, that CPU is ok to get... it is compatible with that motherboard.

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Old 09-07-2006, 05:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thats cool now i just have to part with my money.

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Old 09-07-2006, 09:11 PM   #4 (permalink)
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From what I hear, never buy a thermaltake case or fan. They are inferior, and for the price you could do better.

All my friends tell me this, but I cannot speak on experience, having never owned one myself.
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