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post #11 of 19
that rig looks great, id get this mobo tho

link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136043
post #12 of 19
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Ok here's a new HD thats SATA and a different HD. I might go SLI in the future, so i want to keep my options open, plus this Mobo is $10 cheaper

MOBO-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157121

HD-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822152052
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post #13 of 19
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lol i jsut checked the specs on the Mobo, i realized it couldn't support SLI so...how aobut his board

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131142
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post #14 of 19
Hes only buying one card, which should be fine with that proc.
Get the ep35 ds3 board. Then get an AAKS hard drive.
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post #15 of 19
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Hey...along with my MOBO question, do you think i should buy another fan for the CPU?
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post #16 of 19
I would recommend something more like this.

The things I changed:
  • The PSU is more powerful, and costs less than the PSU you linked earlier (despite the lower wattage rating).
  • The motherboard is the best you can get for under $100.
  • The HDD holds 140GB more, and is one of the fastest drives for the money.
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Originally Posted by W_Tillmans View Post
Hey...along with my MOBO question, do you think i should buy another fan for the CPU?
If you mean get a aftermarket CPU heat sink then yes. The stock one is a PoS and you will want anything better if you're going to overclock your CPU.

I personally recommend this one because it's the best you can get for $50 or less.
Edited by mrtn400 - 5/16/08 at 4:11pm
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post #18 of 19
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Im a little unsure about what GPU to get but here it goes.

Case-http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16811119077

Mobo-http://http://www.newegg.com/product...82E16813128337

Video-http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16814150252

CPU-http:///www.newegg.com/product/product.aspx?item=N82E16819115017

Memory-http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16820231122

HDD-http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16822136218

GPU-http://www.buy.com/prod/corsair-vx-5...205852646.html

Even though the quad core might not be necesary, i though it would be more future proof so i chose it...im not getting comp till late June anyways so any comments would be great.
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post #19 of 19
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lol sorry labeled psu as gpu...sometimes my dumbness gets the better of me
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