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Old 12-22-2007, 11:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, all my parts are in. I'll be building my new pc probably Sunday. Here is my build. The following parts are shown in the attached image: - CHIMEI CMV 221D Black 22" 5ms DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor 330 cd/m2 800:1 - Retail - Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail - JBL DUETAL 12 Watts 2.0 Speaker - Retail - OCZ GameXStream OCZ700GXSSLI ATX12V 700W Power Supply 100 - 240 V - Retail - PHILIPS Black 20X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 20X DVD-R 8X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 24X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache IDE interface (ATAPI) DVD Burner - Retail - Tuniq Tower 120 P4 & K8 CPU Cooler - Retail - Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz 2 x 4MB L2 Cache LGA 775 Quad-Core Processor - Retail - Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3250410AS 250GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM - Crucial Ballistix 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail X2 - GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail - MSI NX8800GTX-T2D768E-HD OC GeForce 8800GTX 768MB 384-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail

And the following items not shown: - Logitech 967557-0403 Silver/Black 104 Normal Keys 14 Function Keys USB + PS/2 RF Wireless Slim Cordless Desktop S 510 Mouse Included - Retail

Windows Vista Enterprise as my OS (I was able to get a free download because I am a university employee!).

Below is a picture of my new toys. I'll post here on Sunday with updates and/or questions. Wish me luck


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Old 12-22-2007, 11:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Good luck to you my friend, I just finished mine today. Don't hesitate to ask for any help .

Ps. We have a very similar build . You'll love your GTX, because I love mine already.

Completely Sunday, December 23/2007

Processor: Q6600 Quad-Core
RAM: 4GB Kingston RAM
Graphics Card: 8800GTX 768mb
Motherboard: Asus Striker Extreme Gaming Motherboard
Hard drive: Seagate 500gb 7200RPM harddrive
Monitor: 24" Samsung monitor
Case: Antec 900 gaming motherboard
Speakers, Mouse, Keyboard: TEC Sound
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Old 12-23-2007, 12:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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wooo dang dude looks like that antec box took a beatin from UPS...
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Old 12-23-2007, 12:21 PM   #4 (permalink)
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will the Tuniq tower and the 8800GTx fit in that case, since it was a mid height tower?
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Old 12-23-2007, 12:26 PM   #5 (permalink)
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my tuniq tower barley fits.... i have to remove the side fan on the sidepanel so it will fit
CPU:Q6600 G0 @ 3.7Ghz (410x9 w/1.475v)
Motherboard:Asus P5E X38
Memory:2x2GB OCZ Reapers DDR2 1066
Graphics Card:GTX460 768MB @ 880/1760/2000
Hard Drive:2x WD Black 1TB
Power Supply:Xion 800W
CPU cooling: H50
GPU cooling: Best Stock Cooling I Have Ever Had
Monitor:24" LG
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Old 12-23-2007, 02:30 PM   #6 (permalink)
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ya i got mad when my tuniq barely fit in my full tower
i'm thinking about getting smaller side fans to have a better fit
Proc Intel 2500k
Video XFX 6950 1Gb
Display 22'' Monitor Chemei 5ms RT, 800:1 CR
Mobo Biostar Z68A+
Mem 4 gb PNY DDR3 1600
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Sound Logitech z-5300e 5.1 + Razer Orca's + Creative Soundblaster Audigy SE
PSU Corsair 520hx
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Old 12-23-2007, 02:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
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good luck ... nice build...

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