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Ok, I'm making a new rig and I need some help in deciding what to go with...

Here is my rig and the components that are in it:

CPU:None Yet
Memory: OCZ 800mhz DDR2 2x1Gb
Tower: Nine Hundred
Power Supply: Antec True Power Trio 550watts
Cooling: Zalman Ultra Quiet Cpu Cooler (CNPS9500 AT)
Board: P5N32-SLI PREMIUM
Video: None Yet (Looking at getting a 8800GTX)
Hard Drive: Sata 250Gb and a 150Gb (For Now)

I was wondering if all this would work together and the CPU that I'm looking at is a E6600 or a E6700. There is not much difference in either one of them, but I thought I would ask here about it and maybe some one could help me out here.

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post #2 of 5
E6600 and overclock it. Use the extra money for something cool.
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Sounds fine except for the 50 watt power supply. I think you meant 500 watts.
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post #4 of 5
Rofl! Didn't notice that. Just might be a problem..
Im no expert on PSU's but I don't think 500watts can power 8800GTX in SLI and e6600. Assuming he uses the SLI on the board.
    
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Sounds fine except for the 50 watt power supply. I think you meant 500 watts.
It's fixed. It was suppose to be a 550watts. I'm not plaining on running two 8800GTX at the time.... I know I will have to upgrade if I run two.
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