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Old 09-09-2007, 04:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey everybody can anybody suggest me what parts to to buy im looking to build a gaming/media computer!
im looking to spend around 1500-2000
can anything tell me whats good out there?
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w/ monitor?

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Processor can also be bought separately from here: ClubIT Product - Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 G0 Stepping Kentsfield 2.40GHz 8MB L2 LGA 775 Processor OEM HH80562PH0568M
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you could fit a GTX and a TR 120-E with that budget
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great build Peter... but add a GTX and a TT 120
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you could fit a GTX and a TR 120-E with that budget
wth is gtx and tr120e?
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The GTX or 8800GTX series is the higher end series: they cost more, Newegg.com - Buy Computer Parts, PC Components, Laptop Computers, Digital Cameras and more!

This is the TT120: Newegg.com - Thermaltake CL-P0114 120mm CPU Cooler - Retail
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cpu: q6600 g0 stepping
ram: 2gb gskill hz's
vga: 8800gtx
psu: corsair 520w
mobo: gigabyte ds3r p35 chipset
cpu cooler: tt 120 ultra extreme with as5
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cpu: q6600 g0 stepping
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although I'd go with the Ballistix memory...but that's just personal preference as they both are amazing clockers.
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