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Old 06-22-2004, 06:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 06-22-2004, 08:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I think it looks fine, but it all depends on what you want, what you can afford, and what you're using it for.
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Old 06-22-2004, 09:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Does it get the job done on the stuff that you want to do when you want it to? Are you using it for gaming or what?
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Old 06-22-2004, 09:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It does get the job done, and I use it for basically everything.
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Then all is well, if you want to get even more performance I suggest a lil bit of OCing, other than that your machine sounds good 2 me
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eww, 128mb sticks?? upgrade your RAM.. and nice choice of video card, who makes it?
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Old 06-22-2004, 09:29 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Yeah, you might want to think about 512MB of ram at the least, if you've only got 256 MB of ram it starts to remind me of Dell(shutters).
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Yes, I was thinking of upgrading the ram by getting another 512 so i can have 768MB of Ram, or just buying a 256 so I can have a total of 512 ram.
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thats a complete budget pc. you bought parts based on price, you went a bit up on the processor speed but the 533 fsb (bad) makes up for the gain in performance. mediocre hd, budget vid card, budget ram and processor means a budget pc
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the video card isnt very bad it depends on who makes it.. if its like ASUS those cards are above $100.. and then again it is the worst of the FX series and some can be as low as $50
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Antec PlusView case
-600w PSU - 20A @ +12v
-Evercool fan controller
-5 LED fans, 4 blue 1 green
-Lian Li T3 Temp. Monitor
-planned mods, see below
ASRock K8S8X motherboard
-AMD Athlon 64 3000+ @ 2.0ghz
-Heatsink modded with Sunon Tornado, ~38C@Idle, 42C@Full Stress
-Inno3D Tornado nVidia Geforce FX 5600 128mb
-Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS
-512mb DDR400 PC3200 2.5CSL
-100gb westen digital

19\" Compaq P900 // 1600x1200@70hz / 800x600@120hz
Intellimouse explorer 4.0a/Thunder8 x-ray pad

planned mods:
coming in mail:
Kingwin K8-heatsink modded with a Sunon(vantec) 84.1cfm fan, and blue lazer LED light kit
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