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Old 10-24-2005, 01:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question help with building first pc

ok, i need to know if everything sounds good, i am mainly using this computer i want to build for gaming, and i also need to know if everything compatible with each other. So here is everything.

ASPIRE X-Navigator ATXA8NW-AL/500 Silver/Black Aluminum ATX Mid Tower Computer Case 500W Power Supply - Retail

HITACHI Deskstar T7K250 HDT722516DLA380 (0A31637) 160GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM

LG L1930B Silver-Black 19" 25ms LCD Monitor - Retail

GIGABYTE GA-K8N Ultra-9 Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail

AOpen 91.05210.45H Geforce 6800GT 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - Retail

SONY Black IDE DVD-ROM Drive Model DDU1615/B2s - OEM

Creative I-Trigue 2200 18 Watts RMS 2.0 Speaker - Retail

Saitek PZ18AU Black USB Wired Zero-Slope design Executive Keyboard - Retail

FlexiGlow X-Raider Illuminated 9331489002805 2-Tone 3 Buttons 1x Wheel USB + PS/2 Optical Gaming Mouse - Retail

gigaram 2GB (2 x 1GB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered DUAL CHANNEL System Memory Model GR1DD8T-K2GB/400/2.5 - Retail

AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Venice 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Processor Model ADA3000BPBOX - Retail

Microsoft Windows XP HOME Edition With Service Pack 2 - OEM

TOTAL(with 1 day shipping)= $1,596.84

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Old 10-24-2005, 02:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Monitor - 25ms is way to slow for gaming (get a 8 or 4)

I've never heard of that memory manufacture

Give a link for your PSU, it may be ATX 1.2 - you need ATX 2.0
So you may need a converter for it.

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Old 10-24-2005, 02:45 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it comes with the case and i dont think it says what it is.
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Old 10-24-2005, 09:09 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I would change everything on your list except for the processor and the operating system.
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Old 10-24-2005, 09:10 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I highly reccomend againts power supplies that come with Cases, unless its Antec.

So unless u want that crappy one. tell me your Power supply budget.
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PSU's that come with with cases die VERY quickly.. and 25 ms monitor for gaming? no way!... SOME people say they use a 12ms monitor with no ghosting but i would go with 8

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