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Old 11-06-2005, 05:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just found out my budget went from about 675 (very small) to 800.
i liked the pc i was getting for 675 but now i can make it better.

What should i improve

PSU:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103935

HD:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144422

MOBO:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130491

CPU:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103535

CASE:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811144103

RAM:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820141154

im thinkin about going up to a 3700+ san deigo and going from my old Fx5500 to a 6800
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Old 11-07-2005, 12:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You could definatly go sata on the hd, i did that in my system and ran a raid 0 stripe, and increased my game load times by leaps and bounds.

The timing on the ram is weird.

You can never go wrong by stepping up the power supply, most overlooked peice of hardware in a computer. People dont realize how important this is. There is so much to explain about the importance of the PSU that its something people should spend some time to read about for themselves, and im not talking about watts.
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brand, weight, volts per rail.. thats the basics.. the PSU god (ste) should be around sometime or another
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