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Old 12-04-2005, 02:02 AM   #21 (permalink)
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apokalipse: Didn't see your post till after my 2 post yea my brother has the 7800GT and when he had a 450W powersupply gave him error you dont have enough power to run this at high graphics so he bought a 550W thats why i am getting a 550watt
some 450W PSU's do not actually give 450W except at peak. the OCZ 450W PSU can constantly output 450W, and if it needs to, it can run at up to 550W for a while.
although OCZ does have a 520W PSU, if you think you'll need more
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Old 12-04-2005, 02:18 AM   #22 (permalink)
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PIRE X-CRUISE -BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail $65.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811144151

DFI LANPARTY UT nF4 Ultra-D Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail $128.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136152

eVGA 256-P2-N517-AX Geforce 7800GT 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - Retail $309.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130249

CZ Performance Series 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered Dual Channel Kit System Memory Model OCZ4001024PFDC-K - Retail $117.83
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227031

AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Dual Core Processor Model ADA3800BVBOX - Retail $322.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103562

Antec TRUEPOWERII TPII-550 550W Power Supply - Retail $89.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103931

And i am just going to use my 250GB for right now

Total is 1030.14

And hopefully by christmas time they are even cheaper
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Old 12-09-2005, 10:51 PM   #23 (permalink)
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I changed up my setup a little i wanted to see what you guys think

Items from MonarchComputer.com

Motherboard: 110224 - DFI Lan Party UT NForce4 Ultra-D Audio/GB $125.64 $125.64

Processor: 120334 - AMD Opteron 150 2.4GHz 1MB 64/32-Bit Sock $331.63 $331.6

Total with shipping $466.55

Items from newegg.com

ASPIRE X-CRUISE -BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail $65.00

Total price with shipping $78.61

Items from ZipZoomFly.com

eVGA GeForce 7800 GT CO PCI Express 256MB GDDR3 Video Card w/HDTV, Dual DVI & VIVO Retail $319.99

Corsair VS1GBKIT400 1GB Kit DDR400 PC3200 CAS2.5 Value Select Memory Retail $73.13

Total with shipping (free 2nd day shipping) $393.12

Items from ebuyer.com

Antec TruePower 2.0 TP-II 550 550W Power Supply $71.20

Total with shipping $77.57

Total all togther with shipping $1015.85


Is it all worth it? Can i get a item similar to it but for cheaper so maybe i can buy a 10,000RPM HDD
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