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Old 12-29-2006, 10:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Can anyone reccomend a good dual core processor that would work well with these parts?

(Video Card)

eVGA 256-P2-N624-AR GeForce 7900GS 256MB



(Sound Card)

Creative SOUND BLASTER X-Fi Platinum 7.1




ASUS P5W DH DELUXE/WIFI-AP Socket T (LGA 775) Intel 975X ATX Intel Motherboard



(Hard Drive)

Western Digital Raptor WD740ADFD 74GB 10,000 RPM 16MB Cache Serial ATA150 Hard Drive - OEM



(Media Drives)

LITE-ON Black 20X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 20X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM E-IDE/ATAPI DVD Burner with LightScribe Technology



Sony Black 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM


NEC Black Floppy Drive




SeaSonic S12-600 ATX12V 600W Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, CE, CB, FCC




ZALMAN CNPS9500 LED 92mm 2 Ball Cooling Fan with Heatsink




CORSAIR XMS2 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory




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Old 12-29-2006, 10:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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how much do you want to spend?
that mobo will work well for a core 2 duo, e6300 being cheapest(but still awesome), e6600 being the most expensive (that's actually worth what it costs 300.00+)

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Old 12-29-2006, 10:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Hmm, I wan't really looking to spend anymore then $300..

Would it still be possible to get a good processor that can run most games under $300?

If not I may reconsider..
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Old 12-29-2006, 10:25 AM   #4 (permalink)
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really fast, really overclockable - especially with your proposed setup
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