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Old 04-07-2009, 08:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Just ordered my new build

Well Ive finally ordered my new I7 build, here are the specs:

Chip:
Intel Core i7 920 Nehalem 2.66GHz 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1366 ($360.00)
Will clock it to 3.6
Newegg.ca - Intel Core i7 920 Nehalem 2.66GHz 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor - Processors - Desktops

Mobo:
ASUS P6T Deluxe V2 LGA 1366 Intel X58 ($362.00) -saved 27$ on combo with ram
Newegg.ca - ASUS P6T Deluxe V2 LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard - Intel Motherboards

Video:
SAPPHIRE 100259-1GL Radeon HD 4870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 ($235.00)
Will clock the core and memory by about 10%
Newegg.ca - SAPPHIRE 100259-1GL Radeon HD 4870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

Memory:
OCZ Platinum 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Triple Channel Kit ($129.00)
Will clock to 1800Mhz on air with top header fan
Newegg.ca - OCZ Platinum 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Desktop Memory

Hard Drive:
Seagate ST3640323AS 640GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s ($88.00)
Newegg.ca - Seagate ST3640323AS 640GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - Internal Hard Drives

PSU:
CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V ($130.00)
Newegg.ca - CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply - Power Supplies

DVD Drive
SAMSUNG Black 22X (everything @22X)
Newegg.ca - SAMSUNG Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 16X DVD+R DL 22X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache IDE 22X DVDR DVD Burner - CD / DVD Burners

Monitor
ASUS VW246H Black 24" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 1000:1 (ASCR 20000:1) Built in Speakers
Newegg.ca - ASUS VW246H Black 24" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 1000:1 (ASCR 20000:1) Built in Speakers - LCD Monitors

Case:
Thermaltake V9 Black Edition
Comes with 2 240MM fans, and 2 140MM fans. Its prettyyyy
Thermaltakeusa*»*Chassis*»*Mid Tower*»*V9 Series*»*V9 Black Edition : V9 Black Edition VJ400G1N2Z

Total cost of this build was $2150 CND. It will be here in about 8 days ive been told.

Im going to post back pics when it all comes in =) Thanks for all the advice from everyone! You guys really helped me get back in the loop of things.

-Note: I screwed up my order somehow and choose an IDE dvd drive... Luckily my mobo supports 2 ide drives. Feeling stupid tho :P
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Gotta love our jack squat Canadian dollar.

You going to leave those IDE's in? Call newegg and have the order changed, don't have those ide cables uglying up your case.
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