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Old 06-26-2006, 07:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This is my first build

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BTW i am getting my video card from my friend so thats y i dont have a link
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Old 06-26-2006, 07:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Id cut down the CPU and spend the extra money on another stick of 512RAM you`ll notice a difference.

Also Iv heard bad things about rosewill PSU`s Id go with antec smart power or true power.
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Old 06-26-2006, 07:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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well the reason i only got 1 512 stick was cause i am short on $$ and plan on buying another once i get enough.....another reason why i chose the rosewill psu....it was cheap and had a blue light...lol
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lol never buy a PSU for a blue light! ....

anyway if you plan to upgrade the RAM later stick with that CPU Everything else looks good just change the PSU. What graphics card is your friend giving you?
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lol never buy a PSU for a blue light! ....
Inless its a OCZ GameXstream

But thats also $120 for 600W... dont know about 700W.
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one of the main things when building a pc is never ever go for a cheap, unknown brand. like said before get the antec true power.
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Old 06-26-2006, 08:34 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Or an Enermax Liberty.
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Old 06-26-2006, 08:43 PM   #8 (permalink)
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well my friend is giving me his old geforce fx 5500 until i can buy my own
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ouch u will need to try an upgrade that as soon as possible
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yeah...any suggestiins for a decent video card...im not looking for top of the line, but i wanna run games on like medium settings...
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