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Old 10-25-2005, 09:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok im extroidinairily uncomputer savvy....i need some help with this.. i have 2000-3000 dollars to spend on the top top top of the line gaming computer...i need to know what to get,graphics card,what motherboard,p4 our amd... if ANYONE could give me a helping hand thanks.
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Old 10-25-2005, 09:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hahah this is a very common question here on these forums. Just browse around I am sure you will have no problem finding any help.

http://www.techist.com/showthread.php?threadid=75531

for sure get A64... 7800GTX...you really only need 1GB of RAM (PC3200) but get 2GB if you'd like.
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Old 10-25-2005, 09:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
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DFI nF4 SLI-DR
eVGA 7800GTX
G.SKILL 2GB
74GB raptor
250GB seagate barracuda sata150 hdd
optical drives?
moniotr?
keuyboard?
mouse?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103941

get that psu triple +12V :shocked:
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Old 10-25-2005, 09:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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AMD Athlon 64 X2 4800+ Toledo 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Dual Core Processor Model ADA4800CDBOX - Retail $795

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103544

DFI LANPARTY nF4 SLI-DR Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail $189

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136151


eVGA 256-P2-N525-AX Geforce 7800GTX 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - Retail x 2 $918

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130248

OCZ Gold Series 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered Dual Channel Kit System Memory Model OCZ4001024ELDCGE-K - Retail x2 $279

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227211

SONY 16X Dual Layer DVD+/-RW, Model DRU800A - Retail $61

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144394

Update OCZ OCZ600ADJSLI ATX12V 2.01, ATX, BTX, SATA, P4, and EPS12V 600W Power Supply - Retail $209

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...7<br /> 11001

Total - $2,585.42 that leaves enought money for a monitor and case if needed. If this is to much you can drop one of the 7800GTXs, 1GB of the Ram and get a non SLI motherboard.
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Old 10-25-2005, 11:37 PM   #5 (permalink)
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7800GTX
AMD FX 57
2GB DDR 400 RAM dual channel
19" Flat panel monitor
74GB Raptor 10000rpm
A good looking case
500w PSU
and a motherboard thats supports the following stuff.
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