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Old 07-28-2006, 05:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, I don't have much general experience with computer components, but my old (Extremely old) computer finally gave up the ghost a few days ago, and I wanted to know if I could get some general opinions on this replacement rig, any really weak components, or unreliable combinations?

- AMD Athlon X2 3800+ CPU running at X2 4600 speeds (2.4GHz)
- AMD Freezer 64 Pro approved AMD Cooler (Silent)
- Asus A8N-SLi SE nForce4 PCI-Express Motherboard
- Mushkin 2GB Extreme (2x1GB) DDR PC4000 Dual Channel Kit
- 320GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 16MB cache SATA-2 Hard Drive
- BFG GeForce 7900 GT OC 256MB DDR3 PCI-Express Graphics Card
- NEC 4570 DVD-RW Black DVD Writer
- Onboard 6 Channel Audio
- Black Floppy Drive
- Antec NSK4400-UK Black Quiet Midi Tower Case
- Antec 380W SmartPower ATX Power Supply
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Old 07-28-2006, 06:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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All looks good.
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Old 07-28-2006, 06:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yep, it looks good. You might want a better PSU, but otherwise it's great
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Old 07-28-2006, 07:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Hmm, is the RAM PC400 (3200) or PC500 (4000), if it is the PC500 you need an AM2 correct?
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No, not correct.
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