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Old 11-27-2009, 11:40 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Thanks for the help, with that PSU downgrade I might be able to afford the 5970
Yha they do have great ideas. Just to let you knowe, this is how I built my first rig.

Looked at a local site for a package and said i want something like this... help me.

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You might want to get a HDD with 32MB cache. They arent that much more expensive than the 16MB ones, and i expect would give you a good performance increase for money spent.
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