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Old 11-03-2005, 03:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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First computer build. Wanna start gaming a lot. This list will be my around Christmas self present. I posted a list about 4 days ago but this seems to be a lot better. Please post ANYTHING you are thinking about when you see this. I want as much feedback as possible. I'm also gonna take tons of pics from actually building the pc so stay tuned...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136164
mobo
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811209010
case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827152047
dvd burner
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835106038
Heat sink
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835150007
10x case fans
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144701
hdd
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227210
RAM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817711002
psu
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103539
cpu
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130247
gfx card

I want to eventually go sli. is everything compatible? I really don't know if the hdd is compatible with the mobo. Please again post ANYTHING to contribute to this build. I want to unnewbify myself.
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Buy a better case. Why are you buying a Case/PSU combo? You could get a better case for that money.
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the case is ok, the mobo sucks bad

DFI nF4 SLI-DR or the MSI K8N NEO4-platinum
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why is this in the overclocking forum...?

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Yea this doesnt belong in this forum, plus why buy that board if your going DFI do it right and by the SLI or the Ultra-D I have the Ultra-D and love it. Also I agree with the above the case/psu combo sux, buy seperate better buy and better looks/performance. the nicer DFI boards are only about 20-30 bucks more anyway. everything else looks ok though
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I'm also gonna take tons of pics from actually building the pc so stay tuned...
I'll hold my breath.
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Old 11-04-2005, 02:01 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I'll hold my breath.
funny but a tab bit rude lol
your build is ok
i would give it a 7/10
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I do have the ocz psu in there if you didn't see it. 520 watt power stream is on there. What exactly is wrong with the case? It has plenty of airflow and I can't see anything to hinder my build so.. enlighten me.
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