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Old 01-31-2007, 11:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i wanted to get into building a pc for a while now. i set a budget of 2500 with everything. this is what i came out with.i decided to buy my main components from directcanada cause seemed to have the best deals in canada.

Cpu-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12200BD2787

Motherboard-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11610BD2947

Ram-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15380BD8851

VideoCard-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11610BD0737

Hard Drive-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=14120DR9359

Optical Drives-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12600DR5227

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12600DR6031

Power Supply-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=13220AC8768

Keyboard/Mouse-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12660ID2706

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12660ID7601

Operating System-
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12850SW1203

Monitor-
http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/p...n&sku=320-4687

Case-
Lian Li 65b but couldnt find a place those sold that model in canada

Total= $1,961.62 + $409.00
= $2300.62(Estimate)

so i was wonderin if everything would fit together and work well and if i would need something else and any better surrgestion would be great thanks
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Wow that ram is like $100 dollars cheaper in the US on Newegg. I bought mine for $289. Great ram though I love it!

Oh and I would recommend a wide-screen monitor. Whats your budget on your monitor?
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about 450. and i play to overclock the cpu which heatsink/fan u guys surrgesst and if i plan to overclock the ram would i need to buy something to to keep it cool?
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Heatsinks- First is the best
Scythe Ninja (The best)
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Zalman 9500 or 9700
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yep that build looks good....and those heatsinks that STE mentioned are great....
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Should be a great pc that
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