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Old 05-02-2009, 06:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just made a build as im looking into building anohter one very soon

Monitor - CIBOX C2202 22'' Widescreen TFT 1680x1050 1000:1 300cd/m2 5ms inc speakers 3 Years Warranty - Ebuyer

CPU - Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 2.33GHz Socket 775 1333FSB 4MB Cache Retail Boxed Processor - Ebuyer

Case - Antec 300 Three Hundred Black Case - No PSU - Ebuyer

PSU - Arctic Power 700W PSU - With PCI-E, 4x SATA, 20+4, ATX12V, 8pin +12V Connectors - Retail Boxed - Ebuyer

HDD - Western Digital WD5000AAKS 500GB SATA II 7200RPM 16MB Cache - OEM - Ebuyer

CD/DVD - Sony DRU-860S 22X DVD±RW DL & DVD-RAM Serial ATA Black Drive - Retail With Nero - Ebuyer

Mobo - not sure on

GPU - Not sure on

RAM - not sure on want atleast 4-6 GB


this is the total so far
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I have or will have around 600-700 to spend on a computer soon

feel free to post any suggestions

thanks.
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if your going for a quad core, the Q8000's is not the way to go.

atleast i would not get a Q8000 series quad. I would rather spend a lil more and get something much better.
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why not go amd, you could get an amd x2+ 940 x4 and a 790gx mobo. with a 4850 or 4770 or gts250
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AMD Phenom II X3 720 2.8GHz Socket AM3 6MB L3 Cache Retail Boxed Processor - Ebuyer
Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD4P 790X Socket AM2+ 8 channel audio ATX Motherboard - Ebuyer
Antec 300 Three Hundred Black Case - No PSU - Ebuyer
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Corsair 4GB (2x2GB) DDR2 800MHz/PC2-6400 XMS2 DHX Memory Kit Non-ECC Unbuffered CL5 - Ebuyer
Sapphire HD 4870 1GB GDDR5 Dual DVI HDTV Out PCI-E Graphics Card - Ebuyer

comes to 724 shipped in 3 days. Would be an awesome build for gaming, if your not big on gaming you could get a cheaper card.
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nice build i will keep looking into the thread thanks and looking around
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