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Old 12-07-2005, 07:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Last Final Look Before Order

Before i order my parts i wanted to know if anyone else had some advice on my build wether or not i should change some parts before i order. I just want to spend my money best and if possible lower my price a little.


MSI K8N Neo4-F Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 ATX AMD
eVGA 256-P2-N515-AX Geforce 7800GT 256MB
OCZ Value Series 1GB (2 x 512MB)
FSP Group AX450-PN ATX12V 450W
AMD Athlon 64 3700+ San Diego 1GHz

SAMSUNG Black 52X Burner
Seagate Barracuda 7200.8
ASPIRE X-Plorer Case
Logitech Internet Pro Keyboard

I also need speakers but i dont wanna spend alot fo money on them any ideas?

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Old 12-07-2005, 08:08 AM   #2 (permalink)
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get a dvd burner/drive instead of the cd-rom

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Old 12-07-2005, 08:24 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Good... But you should get a DVD/CD combo drive instead of two seperate ones. Also, if you can, try to get 2GB of RAM, and an X-Fi XtremeMusic sound card, and if you can't afford that, get an Audigy2 ZS OEM for $70.
so, umm, err yeah
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Old 12-07-2005, 08:55 AM   #4 (permalink)
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cant offord the extra gb of memory, im strapped on cash as is. Bu do you have any suggestions on dvd/buners? And is there anythign else i need? I am a newb too so i dont know much but my dad is helping me build the PC, also what is the cheapest and best OS that i can get, i would prefer like a windows OS i will be gaming but not hardcore
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