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Old 11-02-2008, 03:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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just wanted to know if this was everything i needed besides monitor and mouse to build my own computer, also if anyone could make sure that the parts were compatible with each other that would be great. Thanx

COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 CAC-T05-UB Black /Blue Aluminum Bezel , SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail

Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM

ZOTAC ZT-96TES3P-FSP GeForce 9600 GT 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail

ASUS Black SATA DVD-ROM Drive Model DVD-E818A3T - Retail

Creative Sound Blaster SB0570 Audigy SE 7.1 Channels PCI Interface Sound Card - Retail

SeaSonic M12 SS-600HM 600W ATX12V V2.3 / EPS12V V2.91 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply - Retail

pqi POWER Series 2GB(x2) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Desktop

Intel BOXDQ45CB LGA 775 Intel Q45 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 Wolfdale 2.8GHz LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor Model BX80571E7400 - Retail

TR2TT TR2-M12 80mm Ball CPU Cooler - Retail

Subtotal: $721.89

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change the hdd to a - Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD6400AAKS 640GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - Internal Hard Drives it's worth the extra 10$. and i think you can find a 8800gt for about the same price as a 9600gt
why a micro atx board?


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Old 11-02-2008, 04:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Sweet you ordered the same case I ordered on Friday.

E7400 2.8ghz? New Wolf Dale!!! Wonder if its just a E7200 with a higher stock frequency.

As far as cooling goes, go with this instead. - Sunbeam CR-CCTF 120mm &#34;Core Contact Freezer&#34; CPU Cooler - CPU Fans & Heatsinks

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e7400 is just a 7200 with an extra 1 on the multi (10.5x)... looks like it should OC really well with the lower stock FSB which will give you a nice margin for OCing... the Core Contact or the Noctua NH-U12P will be sweet for cooling that thing

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