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Old 09-08-2007, 10:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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MoBo:Newegg.com - ABIT IP35 Pro LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
Newegg.com - ABIT IP35 Pro LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

CPU:Newegg.com - Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz 2 x 4MB L2 Cache LGA 775 Processor - Retail
Newegg.com - Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz 2 x 4MB L2 Cache LGA 775 Processor - Retail

GPU:Newegg.com - MSI NX8800Ultra-T2D768E-HD-OC GeForce 8800Ultra 768MB 384-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail
Newegg.com - MSI NX8800Ultra-T2D768E-HD-OC GeForce 8800Ultra 768MB 384-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail

Case:Newegg.com - SIGMA LUNA WB Black Aluminum ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail
Newegg.com - SIGMA LUNA WB Black Aluminum ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail

HDD:Newegg.com - HITACHI Deskstar T7K500 HDT725032VLA360 (0A33435) 320GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
Newegg.com - HITACHI Deskstar T7K500 HDT725032VLA360 (0A33435) 320GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM

Ram:Newegg.com - A-DATA 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
Newegg.com - A-DATA 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail

HS:Newegg.com - MASSCOOL 8WA741 92mm Ball CPU Cooler - Retail
Newegg.com - MASSCOOL 8WA741 92mm Ball CPU Cooler - Retail

PSU:Newegg.com - COOLMAX CUG-700B ATX 12V( V.2.2) 700W Power Supply 115/230 V - Retail
Newegg.com - COOLMAX CUG-700B ATX 12V( V.2.2) 700W Power Supply 115/230 V - Retail

This is just a little something i threw together that'd be a pretty sweet build i think ....... leme know your comments/suggestions .... i may be doing this for real next year but maybe wit a 9 series card and compliant mobo
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Old 09-08-2007, 10:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I suggest this Ram

With the Video card, I would suggest Evga 8800GTX

For power supply get the PCPC Silencer 610
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eh i dont think the ram and the 768mb GTX is worth the money but i will concider that PSU ..... looks pretty sweet.... only thing that really gripes me about it is that its not modular but eh its okay
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get a p5k deluxe

and crucial ballistix ram
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Newegg.com - Crucial Ballistix 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
Newegg.com - ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro 92mm CPU Cooler - Retail
Newegg.com - Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3320620AS (Perpendicular Recording Technology) 320GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
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uhh y Q6600? I know it's cheap but i thought it's just 2 E6600 stuck together making it not a true quad-core?
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I'd go with peterhuang's suggestions.

You can get this BFG tech vid card for 509.99 after rebate
Newegg.com - BFG Tech BFGR88768GTXOCE GeForce 8800GTX 768MB 384-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail
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uhh y Q6600? I know it's cheap but i thought it's just 2 E6600 stuck together making it not a true quad-core?
Sometimes, motherboards just can support two CPUs... And I think the q6600 is a true quad core.
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what makes Crucial Balistix ram better than A-Data's?
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what makes Crucial Balistix ram better than A-Data's?
better timings and overclocking ability
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