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Old 08-20-2007, 11:52 PM   #41 (permalink)
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Old 08-21-2007, 04:16 PM   #42 (permalink)
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gonna order today hopefully, and im hoping the 9000 models come out in november so ill be able to upgrade, i went with the eVGA and the 550w xclio PSU recommended. Other people agree with the PSU?
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ah i know what i forgot, a HD. any suggestions? i know i want atleast around 200gigs, something cheap but wont bottleneck
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Old 08-21-2007, 04:26 PM   #44 (permalink)
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Old 08-21-2007, 04:33 PM   #45 (permalink)
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nice, thank you. I think i have everything i need, going to order very soon.
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also, i get a free copy of vista from my school, yay
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Old 08-21-2007, 05:42 PM   #47 (permalink)
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one more question: does the heatsink for CPU come with a thermal pad aready?
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if ur talking about an arctic freezer pro 7, then yes
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btw i'm sceptical of a xclio 550 being able to run a 9 series Nvidia, i hope it has enough amperage on the dual 12V
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what would you suggest then? the corsair 520?
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