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Old 09-19-2005, 03:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Please post your IDEAL machine specs:
You dream it up and post here.
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X2 processor
2Gbs of ram
7800GTX dual
DFi nF4 sli-DR
WD raptor
one of those 15000rpm hdds


or one of those dual opteron systems that are worth 10k
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Old 09-19-2005, 04:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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http://www.digitalvideoediting.com/a...fterinter=true

Now that's some serious CPU horsepower right there . Great for 3D Max and the like, but if only mere games could take advantage of multi-CPU/core (yet)...
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Intel EE Smithfield 3.2ghz Dual Core 2x1mb Cache w/HT
4GB of some ram (i didnt bother to look but you get the idea)
2x Seagate Cheetah 147gb 15,000rpm SCSI Ultra320
WildCat Realizm 800 PCI-E 640mb VRAM
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very good, keep em coming people.
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My Ideal, realistic machine -

DFI Lanparty nF4 SLI-DR.
AMD Athlon 64 FX 59.
2 GB G.Skill Samsung TCCD RAM.
2 x 500GB Seagate Barracuda SATAII HDDs + 147GB Seagate Cheetah 15,000rpm HDD.
2x GeForce 7800GTX Sli'd.
Windows Vista.
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DFI Lanparty SLI-DR
36x 15K 147GB Seagate Cheetah's
Adaptec 2120S SCSI cards
AMD X2 4800+
2x eVGA 7800GTX KO
PCP&C 850 watt PSU (w00t)
2x 1 GIG Corsair Ballistix (One of the better 2x 1 gig kits, need 2 gigs )
Custom built clear case
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DFI Lanparty nForce4 SLI-DR
2x 74 gig Raptors in RAID 0
2x Seagate 500 gig HDs in RAID 1
AMD X2 4800+
2x 7800 GTX gfx cards
PCP&C 850 watt SSI PSU
4x512 G.Skill LAs (if i can find them)
Lian Li Full Tower case
Creative X-Fi sound card
Logitech Z-5500

I would ideally wait for the R520s to come out. Depending on how they do, i might switch to a DFI crossfire board with 2x X900 XT PEs
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Dothan at 3+GHz
Old school BH-5's at DDR600+
7800GTX

Of course some extreme cooling to go with it.....

All the other goodies....
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yeah!!!! I see somebody is looking forward to the new pentiums!!!
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