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Old 05-01-2006, 10:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok, i want to build me a computer for the price range of around 1000. can anyone help me with the best stuff
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Old 05-01-2006, 10:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ok...What will you be using it for?

Gaming, Video editing..etc
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USD? CDN? Aussie?
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Old 05-01-2006, 11:22 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i live in the us, and i wanted to use it for pretty much gaming
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Old 05-02-2006, 12:19 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Do you need a monitor included in that $1000?
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Old 05-04-2006, 12:12 AM   #7 (permalink)
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no, i can get a monitor myself
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Old 05-04-2006, 12:41 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Case – XION Solaris Blue - $40.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811208015

Processor – AMD Opteron 165 Denmark - $325.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103588

Motherboard – MSI K8N Neo4-F - $79.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130491

Memory – G.Skill Extreme Series DDR500 - $157.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231021

Hard Drive(s) – 250GB Seagate Barracuda SATA150 - $86.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148065

Videocard – eVGA GeForce 7600GT - $179.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130283

Power Supply – 400W Forton - $40.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104953

Optical Drive(s) – LG Black CD/DVD Burner - $38.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827136063

Floppy Drive – Samsung Black Floppy - $7.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16821103203

CPU Cooling – Zalman 9500 HSF - $64.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118223

Total – $1015.

Shipping will take it closer to $1060 or something. You could probably take some stuff out and get a better videocard (like a single core instead of Dual Core) but thats a very nice system right there.
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Well, before you go off and buy that system. Do you plan to overclock? Because if you don't then I recommend getting a different processor. Maybe a AMD Athlon 64 3700+? Then take the saved funds for a higher video card, like the 7900GT.
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Links, incase anyone's curious.

Athlon 64 3700+ - $235,
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103539

XFX GeForce 7900GT - $289.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150139
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