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Old 12-20-2004, 07:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question new computer

I’m getting a new mother board and processor because my old 1 is broke. Anyways here’s what im going for just need some advice on the graphics and sound cards.

Gigabyte GA-K8NS Ultra-939 Athlon64/64 FX Socket-939 Motherboard
AMD Athlon 64bit 3000+ Socket-754 Processor- Retail Boxed
256MB DDR400MHz PC3200 184-pin DIMM
Trust 4000P 5.1 Surround Sound Speaker System

If there is any problem you see with any thing else please say. Thanks

PC Specs:

Corsair TX550M ENTHUSIAST 550W
Intel B85, S 1150, DDR3, SATA III, PCIe 3.0 (x16), MATX MoBo
Intel Core i7 4790K, S1150, Haswell, 4 Core 4.4GHz Turbo
16GB (4x4GB) Corsair Vengeance Blue DDR3 PC3-12800 (1600)
960G SanDisk UltraII SSD + 2TB SEAGATE Hard Drive
Windows 10

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Old 12-20-2004, 07:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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yeah your motherboard is a 939 socket and your processor is a 754 socket

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Old 12-20-2004, 08:00 AM   #3 (permalink)
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so it is not compatable
so rather get a 939 socket cpu and also get more ram
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Old 12-20-2004, 12:41 PM   #4 (permalink)
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More ram would be helpfull
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Old 12-20-2004, 05:17 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Get an AMD Athlon 64 3000+ along with 512MB (2 x 256MB DC) RAM. This will set you up great. Also, screw the GAK8NS. Get an MSI K8N Neo Platinum 2 (I believe) and it is a great board.
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Old 12-20-2004, 05:26 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Whats wrong with a gig of ram? I would go with a gig of ram, a 939 proccessor and motherboard.

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