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Old 02-28-2006, 10:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default help does this look good?

just bought all of this junk.. could you tell me what u think of the speed and the case and the temp.

ASUS A8N32-SLI Deluxe Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce SPP 100 ATX

AMD Athlon 64 FX55 San Diego 1GHz HT Socket 939 Processor

ASUS EN6600/TD/128 Geforce 6600 128MB DDR PCI Express x16

Titan Water case TWC-A88 Silver Aluminum ATX Mid Tower

Thermaltake Silent Pure Power W0049RUC ATX12V/ EPS12V 680W Power Supply

2 gig of dual channel ram
2 dvd burners
(1) 80 gig hard drive
(1) 250 gig hard drive

could you please tell me what u think.

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Old 02-28-2006, 10:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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selection could have been better.
You should have went dual core. and the fact that you picked a FX-55 which is fast and made for OC'n wont be used to its full extent due to the 6600.
The mobo wont be used to its full extent either cos its made for SLI and a SLI'd 6600's are crap. definately could have been alot better selection.

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Old 02-28-2006, 10:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
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FX-55 + 6600 = odd

Is that just an interim card until you can afford a better one? Waiting for new cores?

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Old 02-28-2006, 10:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
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y wont they work that fast together. that is what newegg put together as a combo package.

i do a lot of design work not gaming.

could you go in to depth on the stuff u think is not good. the video is just to get me buy until i get some $$
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Old 02-28-2006, 06:11 PM   #5 (permalink)
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That stuff is good. The processor is very fast - they're just saying that it's not as future-proof as a dual-core. But then again, "future-proof computer" is an oxymoron. So don't worry about it, especially since you're not gaming. That computer is very nice.
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