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Old 11-22-2005, 02:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Building another puter for my 16 year old. Hes into gaming a bit. Trying to stick to a budget of around $800.00 for just the puter.

Case : Aspire X-Cruise
PSU : OCZ Modstream 520w
Mobo : DFI Lanparty UT nF4 Ultra D
CPU : AMD 3200+ Venice
Video : eVGA 6600 GT 128mb
RAM : Corsair Valueselect 1gb dual channel
H.D. : Seagate 7200.7 80gb sata
Drive : Sony DVD Burn
Drive : Sony CD-RW
Floppy: Sony 1.44
And adding 2 more fans. 120 in back, 2 -80 in front @ 80 on top.
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PSU - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX650 V2 650W ATX12V
Case - COOLER MASTER Storm Scout
Monitor - Dual Hanns-G HW191D 19" Flat Panel
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Old 11-22-2005, 02:23 AM   #2 (permalink)
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It might pay to get a Sony CD-RW/DVD combo drive, that way you can do direct DVD to DVD burning, otherwise i see no point for the second drive.

Also make sure that drive has NCQ.

Other than that, thats a great build for $800.
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Old 11-22-2005, 02:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
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What is NCQ? Is that Sata connection?
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H.D. - Corsair Force Series GT 120GB SATA III (SSD)
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Monitor - Dual Hanns-G HW191D 19" Flat Panel
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