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Hey all. I have never had the chance to use an AMD processor in any of my builds, so this is a first. How does the below look? I just want to make sure that everything is top notch, and good to go. Please to not tell me about any slightly more expensive things, because I already hit my Clients top by 3 bucks, PLUS shipping...
Edit #1:Modified with all your awesome feedback...
Edit #2:THIS WILL BE ORDERED TODAY! Anyone, if you leave feedback, (please do), tell me how it looks...





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Thanks!

BIOSTAR A770 A2+ AM2+/AM2 AMD 770 ATX AMD Motherboard
Item #:N82E16813138106
$69.99

Rosewill RV430-2-FRB-S 430W ATX 12V Ver.2.01 Power Supply
Item #:N82E16817182064
$32.99

GeIL 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model GX22GB6400DCK=
Item #:N82E16820144047
$40.99
Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 B2L-00047 Black USB Ergonomics Keyboard Mouse Included
Item #:N82E16823109156
$21.99

Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 English NA Upgrade DVD
Item #:N82E16832116470
$122.99

LITE-ON Black IDE DVD-ROM Drive Model DH-16D2P-04
Item #:N82E16827106088
$16.99

LITE-ON 52X CD Burner Black ATAPI/E-IDE Model DH-52R2P-04
Item #:N82E16827106085
$16.99

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+ Brisbane 2.3GHz Socket AM2 65W Dual-Core Processor Model ADO4400DOBOX
Item #:N82E16819103213
$58.99

RAIDMAX SMILODON ATX-612WB Black SECC STEEL ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

RAIDMAX SMILODON ATX-612WB Black Computer Case With Side Panel Window
Item #:N82E16811156063
$79.99
LOGISYS Computer SP6000-BK 32Watts 2.1 SOHO MULTIMEDIA SPEAKER SYSTEM
Item #:N82E16836157002
$23.99

Western Digital Caviar SE WD1600AAJS 160GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive
Item #:N82E16822136075
$44.99

Acer AL2016WBbd Black 20
Item #:N82E16824009108
$199.99

EVGA 256-P2-N751-TR GeForce 8600GT 256MB 128-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 SLI Supported Video Card
Item #:N82E16814130085
$79.99

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Edited by CorporalAris - 5/12/08 at 6:52am
post #2 of 22
To get that 10$ back, get the Sapphire HD 2600XT 256Mb GDDR3 for 69.99$
It will perform the same as that 8600GT.

Link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102700
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some problems. bad case and psu, get these:
Rosewill Case: $24
PC Power & Cooling 410W: $64

and id get a 4600+ instead of the 4400+ for $7 more

EDIT: i assume you already have the 8600GT based on your current rig. if not and you are starting over, splurge and get a 9600GT for $145, or an 8800GT for another $30

EDIT: get SATA dvd burners instead for less clutter.
Edited by sgdude - 5/10/08 at 10:55pm
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wait for it and someone will respond "for that much go with intel!"
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post #5 of 22
i think this board will suffice:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813131273R
is the 8600GT nessary? you already have a nice HD 3200, adquete for most things which can crossfire with a HD 3450/3470 which would be more cost efficent.
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http://www.buy.com/retail/product.as...=0&dcaid=15891
Case and Earthwatts 500w psu @ 34amps for $105 w/free shipping
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Originally Posted by darksideleader View Post
i think this board will suffice:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813131273R
is the 8600GT nessary? you already have a nice HD 3200, adquete for most things which can crossfire with a HD 3450/3470 which would be more cost efficent.
ewwwwww open box, and a Hybrid CrossFire won't perform near a HD3650/8600GT/2600XT
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That's a Dell v2
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371006
30amps vs PC Power 23amps
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