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post #101 of 104
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I hope you understand lol, I just want a good PSU because IMO it's an inevitable aspect of a good build.

I was urging towards a good PSU. Not the lower branded one that was being argued over. No worries though. With all that went back and forth its easy to get it all mixed up on who said what.
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post #102 of 104
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Can we just make it a fact that I'm going to use an Antec EarthWatts 380w in any of the possible builds people post from now on? I don't want people to argue about PSUs any more.

Cool. Good luck with build. thumb.gif
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post #103 of 104
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I hope you understand lol, I just want a good PSU because IMO it's an inevitable aspect of a good build.

 

I certainly understand and your little sister will appreciate the fact that her system won't ever have any problems with instability later on down the road just because of the PSU. She'll also appreciate how long both the PSU and her computer will last.

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post #104 of 104
Well someone has to start some controversy... More Cores!!!!

But seriously why not get a quad and ditch the cd/dvd drive and aftermarket cooler. Also can probably get a board with a a85 chipset without all that too

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.1433571 or this for 180$ that nees a psu/case/hdd but is a richland apu...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.1433574 higher end richland for220$ that needs case/psu/hdd

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.1433577 top of the line richland for 295$ that needs case/psu/hdd


^^^these will need another stick of ram to run in dual channel so I would suggest ebaying the amd ram and picking up 4-8gb of dual channel 1600mhz with decent timings.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.1418514 this is 380$ but is an a10 and has a psu that can run a discrete video card when you sis wants to game with the big boys.
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