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Old 06-10-2011, 08:35 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Oh, but the one with the blue LEDs are cheaper....and its cooler
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Old 06-11-2011, 07:47 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I'm going to go with the 650 watt version I think. Unless you think that 500 watts is going to be enough to power all of this.
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Old 06-11-2011, 07:54 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Which graphics card have you decided on? (650w better for future upgrades)
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Old 06-11-2011, 08:29 AM   #14 (permalink)
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GeForce GTS 450 (the one I originally planned to get)
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Old 06-11-2011, 01:11 PM   #15 (permalink)
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1) So my 550 WT psu is enough for now?
2) how do you make your signature?
3) how do you get a custom avatar?
4) anythingelse I should change?
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Old 06-11-2011, 06:40 PM   #16 (permalink)
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1) Yes
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Some Changes. Have a look

CPU+Motherboard: Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor And ASUS P8Z68-V PRO LGA 1155
Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard (Newegg.com - Computer Parts, PC Components, Laptop Computers, LED LCD TV, Digital Cameras and more!)
$414.98

Video Card: EVGA 01G-P3-1450-TR GeForce GTS 450 (Fermi) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

(Newegg.com - EVGA 01G-P3-1450-TR GeForce GTS 450 (Fermi) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card)
$119.99

Mouse and Keyboard: (Already Have)
$0

Power Supply: OCZ ModXStream Pro 500W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandybridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom

(Newegg.com - OCZ ModXStream Pro 500W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandybridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom)
$59.99

Hard Drive: Western Digital 500 GB Caviar Blue SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive - WD5000AAKS
(Amazon.com: Western Digital 500 GB Caviar Blue SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive - WD5000AAKS: Computer & Accessories)
$50.43

DVD drive: Samsung SuperWriter (Already Have, Works Great)

Case: Cooler Master RC-600-KKN1-GP Gladiator 600 Mid Tower ATX Case with 140mm Fan (Black) (Amazon.com: Cooler Master RC-600-KKN1-GP Gladiator 600 Mid Tower ATX Case with 140mm Fan (Black): Computer & Accessories)
$59.99

RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL
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$45.99

Monitor: (Already Have)
$0

Subtotal: $655.95 (NewEgg)
Subtotal: $110.42 (Amazon)

Shipping: $14.45 (NewEgg)
Shipping: FREE (Amazon)

Grand Total: $780.82
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Looks good...
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Old 06-12-2011, 10:02 AM   #19 (permalink)
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Going to change a couple more things. Getting help from a different. Forum as well..
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Old 06-12-2011, 04:18 PM   #20 (permalink)
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CPU+Motherboard: Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor And MSI P67A-G45 (B3) LGA 1155

Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
(Newegg.com - Computer Parts, PC Components, Laptop Computers, LED LCD TV, Digital Cameras and more!)
$344.98

Video Card: EVGA 01G-P3-1450-TR GeForce GTS 450 (Fermi) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

(Newegg.com - EVGA 01G-P3-1450-TR GeForce GTS 450 (Fermi) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card)
$119.99

Mouse and Keyboard: (Already Have)
$0

Power Supply:Antec NEO ECO 520C 520W Continuous Power ATX12V v2.3 / EPS12V 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply
(Newegg.com - Antec NEO ECO 520C 520W Continuous Power ATX12V v2.3 / EPS12V 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply)
$54.99

Hard Drive: Samsung Desktop Class Spinpoint F3 1 TB SATA 3.0 Gb-s 32 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare-OEM Drives, HD103SJ
(Amazon.com: Samsung Desktop Class Spinpoint F3 1 TB SATA 3.0 Gb-s 32 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare-OEM Drives, HD103SJ: Electronics)
$59.99

DVD drive: Samsung SuperWriter (Already Have, Works Great)

Case: Cooler Master RC-600-KKN1-GP Gladiator 600 Mid Tower ATX Case with 140mm Fan (Black) (http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-RC-600-KKN1-GP-

Gladiator-Tower/dp/B002FB65CE/ref=sr_1_22?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1307840877&sr=1-22)
$59.99

RAM: Corsair 4GB Dual Channel Corsair DDR3 Memory for Intel Core i5 Processors (CMX4GX3M2A1600C9)
(Amazon.com: Corsair 4GB Dual Channel Corsair DDR3 Memory for Intel Core i5 Processors (CMX4GX3M2A1600C9): Electronics)
$38.99

Monitor: (Already Have)
$0

Case Fan (Top Fan): Aerocool Shark 140mm Blue Edition Fan
(CompUSA.com | Shark 140mm Blue | Aerocool Shark 140mm Blue Edition Fan)
$16.99

Subtotal: $519.96 (NewEgg)
Subtotal: $169.80 (Amazon)
Subtotal: $16.99 (CompUSA)
Shipping: $13.33 (NewEgg)
Shipping: FREE (Amazon)
Shipping: FREE (CompUSA) (Going to my local CompUSA to buy)
Total: $720.08
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