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Old 03-29-2009, 07:24 PM   #81 (permalink)
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Well I just signed up for the newsletter today when I ordered the monitor and graphics card, been a member with newegg for 5 years and never got it haha.
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Ok, I need a new CPU/mobo combo to buy they ran out of the 920 x4's which was at 135 Got the 22in acer and 4850 GPU both very nice and got here very fast. (2days)
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Old 04-01-2009, 08:11 PM   #83 (permalink)
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How much can you spend on the cpu and motherboard combined?
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Last time was going to be 280ish so no higher than that preferably much lower but want bang for buck as well
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This combo deal on the Phenom II 920 and Gigabyte 790X is $274.

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Oh crap yeah i need ram too I forgot
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All of these parts are $270 before mail in rebates and shouldn't have a problem running WOW.

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CPU is AM3
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It doesn't matter, it still will work with an AM2 board (same # of pins) and its backwards compatible

(like PCI-e x16 and 2.0)
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Cool, I wanted that 920 so bad at $135 now its 190
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