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Old 02-20-2008, 10:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 500GB Hard Drive - 7200, 16MB, ATA-100, EIDE, OEM (1 lbs)

CoolerMaster Real Power Pro 750-Watt Power Supply - SLI, SATA-Ready, 120mm Fan, Active PFC (6.85 lbs)

Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 Processor BX80570E8400 - 3.0GHz, 6MB Cache, 1333MHz FSB, Wolfdale, Dual-Core, Retail, Socket 775, Processor with Fan (0.1 lbs)

GIGABYTE GA-EP35-DS3P LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Dynamic Energy Saver Ultra Durable II Intel Motherboard - Retail

CORSAIR 4GB(2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model TWIN2X4096-6400C5 - Retail

Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound - OEM

Logitech G5 2-Tone 7 Buttons 1 x Wheel USB Laser Mouse - Retail

Logitech G11 Silver & Black USB Standard Gaming Keyboard - Retail

EVGA 512-P3-N841-AR GeForce 8800GTS (G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail

RAIDMAX Sagitta 2 ATX-928WS Black/ Silver Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail

ASUS 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe Black SATA Model DRW-2014L1T - Retail

thats it. what do you guys think?? totals out to like $1372 w/ shipping
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Everything looks great man, have fun with it and make sure to post some pics of the build process
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huh... who knew Santa was into building computers?

Good luck with it!

And a new car would be nice, say somewhere around December 25th?
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thanks guys, (yea santa loves to make uuber head shots :P ) hopefully i'll get all my parts from new egg by tomorrow and the rest from tiger direct by monday so it'll be up and running by (hopefully) tuesday or wednesday
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looks good, will be a pretty sweet rig.
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looks fine, only thing i would change is the PSU to a 520hx and the HDD to a 7200.11 series over 7200.10
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ugh too late i already ordered lol, no big deal i guess
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The power supply is overkill.
Corsair 550VX or 520HX or PC power and Cooling Silencer 610.
Those are not your only choices, refer to power supply guide linked in signature.
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ugh too late i already ordered lol, no big deal i guess
oh well no harm done, just spent a few extra $$
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ugh too late i already ordered lol, no big deal i guess
Then why ask for feedback?

Also mx-2 is better than AS5
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