Want to build a new gaming rig ASAP but..... - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 06-29-2006, 10:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 38
Default Want to build a new gaming rig ASAP but.....

I know that I have to wait till conroe comes out even if I'm not gonna buy one, I still wanna see the AMD price drop. But still, if they are the be-all end-all for the moment, how long till we see some decent mobo's for them? I want to have my new rig ordered by the end of July....

oh, and on a side note, what would be the best 2 gigs of ram to get? I'm thinking OCZ Gold EL PC2-6400 2GB 2X1GB DDR2-800 CL5-5-5-10 240PIN DIMM Dual Channel Memory Kit W/ Ramsink.... any ideas?

THANKS!!!
__________________

Blolodyfinger is offline  
Old 06-29-2006, 12:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 38
Default

nothing? no one?
__________________

Blolodyfinger is offline  
Old 06-29-2006, 01:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
Master Techie
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,992
Default

We need a budget
__________________



May the wind always be at your back and the sun upon your face, and may the winds of destiny carry you aloft to dance with the stars
Lord AnthraX is offline  
Old 06-29-2006, 01:13 PM   #4 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
 
Apokalipse's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 14,559
Default

MSI already has some pretty good boards
K9N Neo-F (Nforce 550) (entry level, but still pretty good)
MSI K9N Platinum (Nforce 570) (more for overclocking)
MSI K9N SLI Platinum (Nforce 570 SLI)
MSI K9N Diamond (Nforce 590) (SLI, with PCI-E 16X for BOTH cards, and good overclocking)

and yes, that OCZ RAM is pretty good
__________________
Apokalipse is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:33 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.