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All depends on whether he uses he's PC for just gaming...
I have over 1TB of Hard Drive space all used up from home made videos etc.
Nah just gaming

Got a 74GB 10,000RPM Raptor and a 120GB Barracuda SATA for the O/S
    
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RAM gets my vote...you need some CAS3 or 4 action @ 800mhz...that'll tighten you up. TeamXtreme on sale now at the egg..135$ for Micron DH9's..cant beat it with a stick.
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Sorry I meant more details like "Upgrade to a P5K Deluxe" or something
Budget ?
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post #14 of 32
Well if theres no need to upgrade your HD, one extra gig of RAM is all that would be truly worth it at the moment really.. gaming wise anyway. The E6400 is a bloody good processor for it's price.

Actually how much are you willing to spend?
    
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Well if theres no need to upgrade your HD, one extra gig of RAM is all that would be truly worth it at the moment really.. gaming wise anyway.
Gaming wise..he'd benefit from having some tighter latency on those RAM, a hell of a lot more than from having 1 more gig of crap.

You'd be wise to update your RAM, as its the only thing preventing you from OC'ing that e6xxx a whole heck of a lot further...thus giving you exponential gains in performance across the board.
post #16 of 32
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Budget is limitless so to speak.

So you guys think TeamXtreem?

What about Cellshock from Tankguys too...?

Edit: Also whats the best "D9" Micron because I know theres a few different types? That and what do you guys think about a mobo? Wait for the X38 chipset?
    
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CellShock is good..if the price is close..I would still get the Team. Most all reviews I read on them were getting close to 1200mhz without breaking 2.3v...and stable at 526mhz, 4-4-4-8-5 on 2.45v! Its good 'ish for shure! I have decided on the Team's to replace the SuperTalent 2gb kit I am RMA'ng.
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Your system spec memory tab is confusing people, maybe put 2x1GB rather than 1gbx2 lol
    
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CellShock is good..if the price is close..I would still get the Team. Most all reviews I read on them were getting close to 1200mhz without breaking 2.3v...and stable at 526mhz, 4-4-4-8-5 on 2.45v! Its good 'ish for shure! I have decided on the Team's to replace the SuperTalent 2gb kit I am RMA'ng.
Interesting

So TeamXtreem > Cell shock? hehe

What about G.Skill HZ's or Crucial Ballistix?
    
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post #20 of 32
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Sorry I meant more details like "Upgrade to a P5K Deluxe" or something
no, you just wanted us all to compliment your system. nice system. now stop being an attention whore.
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