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Old 02-22-2007, 08:39 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Uhh...that's an AM2 board. It's not compatible with that cpu. I'd also get a better PSU, but maybe that's just me...

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Old 02-22-2007, 08:39 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Everything is fine except for one BIG problem. The Core 2 Duo's support LGA 775 sockets and you still have an AM2 mobo. Get the Biostar 965PT for about 14 bucks more and be happy.

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Old 02-22-2007, 08:48 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Hows that look?

CoolerMaster Praetorian 730 RC-730 Aluminum Tower 420W Case – 135

Core 2 Duo e6600 (x2) 2.4 Ghz – 299


2GB (2x1GB) PC6400 DDR2/800 Dual Channel Memory – 158

eVGA 8800 GTX 768MB – 555

320GB SATA-II 3.0Gb/s 16MB Cache 7200RPM HDD – 94

Samsung 18X IDE DVD±RW/RAM Black – 37

BTC 16x DVD-ROM – 19

DynapowerUSA EP-50063 – 22

Windows Vista Home Premium – 116

Total Price = 1535 USD
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Old 02-22-2007, 09:00 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I would get a hiper 530w psu
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Old 02-22-2007, 09:26 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Motherboard's ok now. But you're still getting a $135 case...and a $22 power supply. Seems unbalanced IMHO.

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