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Old 01-30-2006, 06:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay first off, hi. im makin a comp here and i need Mobo,RAM,CPU,(HSF of course),HDD 200gb+ hopefully,PSU 500w+ hopefully. Budget is 750$ But can exceed a LITTLE if it helps be nice

i can't decide between x2 3800+ and 4200/4400, is it really worth the extra money? i need some help here : /

Heres what i have so far....

Mobo+CPU bundled for 371.00

Amd Athlon x2 3800+

G.Skill 2gb kit 2x1GB RAM 178.00

250gb WD Caviar HDD 103.00

Antec TrupowerII 550w PSU 84.99


I think i need a MOBO with SATA II

if you can help me a bit in my build that would be nice :P

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Old 01-30-2006, 07:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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B.e.a.utiful! You don't need S-ATA II. But uh what about a video card?


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Old 01-30-2006, 09:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I gota 7800gt so i dun need one : P
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Old 01-30-2006, 09:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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You are missing a, DVD drive, case, thermal paste

That is about 100$ if you want to get decent quality...
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Old 01-30-2006, 11:34 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I would go with the X2 4400. But if u dont wanna spend the extra just get X2 3800+.
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