Originally Posted by nathan harris
what if i was to build this pc mind u i have a buget of
Case: Antec 900 Gaming Case
Motherboard: gigabyte ep45-ds3, asus p5q or if crossfire dfi t2r (x48) or abit Ix38 (good cheaper x38) which is best for 2 4870s
Video Card: 4870 might get 2
RAM: Corsair XSMS2 TWIN2X2048-6400 (would be fine) (could get reapers or gskill set but all r good) wtich is better
Processor: Intel q6600 o/c to 3.4ghz
Processor cooler: xigmatek rifle/ TR true 120 (not sure needing help)
tv tuner: if u want one compro are a good brand slected sumthin from their range.
Power Supply: anted trio 650w (would be fine)
Data Drive: 640gb wd caviar
DVDrw/cdrw: 2 LG DVD-rw
didnt i make that in other thread, its seem awfully familiar.
anyway i find this site really cheap for australia.
GameDude Computers OnLine Store
get something along the lines of this
asus p5Q (dont have ds3. but doesnt matter bot hare good)
640gb WD HDD
4GB Gskill PI
seasonic 430w psu
total 1034, just add optical drive/case and ur set. this wont allow u to use full 16x Xfire only 8x (who cares, dont get Xfire) and any mobo can have a wi-fi card its just a pci expansion card.
Originally Posted by Ric0h
dude if you spend over 1 grand (1.5k being the max after mail in rebates) you are wasting your money, thats all am gonna say.
1500 is a good price to spend usually, its just that now all the hardware is relativley old and prices are low. dont forgte australians prices differe alot.