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post #1 of 8
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Well, my brother want a quad core, but he's pretty poor.

It's OK if the GPU is integrated to the mobo - in fact we want to add a 8800 GT or better , but later.

Case - Cheapest, or Antec 300 [?]

CPU - Q6600 G0 (overclocking, later)

GPU - Integrated with MOBO

MOBO - Intel DQ35J0E ? (need to be able to handle overclocking later) [?]

Ram - Kingston Value Ram 2 gig -or- Ocz 800 mhz 4-4-4-12, between 2 and 4 gigabyte. [?]

HDD - Western Digital 320 gb or 500 gb if its less expensive. [?]

DVD - Cheapest Supermulti

Monitor: OK/Decent Samsung/Lg/Viewsonic, but 4:3/1280x1024, 17" to keep the cost down [?]

PSU - Will not go SLI, so maybe 580, 780 ? - need to be ready for post-9800 GX2 cards [?]

That's it!

[?] = Not sure / suggestion appreciated.
Edited by Cr4zYH3aD - 5/27/08 at 7:33pm
     
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post #2 of 8
That is defiantly a cheap Q6600. Pretty good for later upgrading though.
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post #3 of 8
looking at my the folding link and just add a hd and cd drive i should give you some ideas
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post #4 of 8
Lol you can't overclock with an Intel board, the BIOS's are locked.

Get real, if you're on a budget, a quad core isn't suitable. Look at a midrange dual core and spend the rest of the money wisely on quality parts. Otherwise you can watch your computer fall apart around your lovely little quad core.
post #5 of 8
Go with the Asus P5K-VM if you're looking for a cheap(ish) overclocking motherboard.

Why does your friend require a quad?
    
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post #6 of 8
Thread Starter 
it's my brother - he's tired of his Presario 900...

Athlon Mobile 1.3 Ghz
512 ram
Hd 4200 RPM
5+ years old

he just wont accept a dual core so im trying to get him a cheap Q6600 build
     
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i7 4710q Nvidia GT840M 8GB DDR-3 1600 Windows 8.1 
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Kingston Value 18 Gigs 1086mhz CL8 Western Digital 640GB Black LG GH24LS50 24x Windows 7 Home Premium 64 
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ASUS VW266H 26" 1920x1200 Antec True Power New 750 watts Thermaltake V3 Black Edition Logitech G5 V2 
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Kingston Value 18 Gigs 1086mhz CL8 Western Digital 640GB Black LG GH24LS50 24x Windows 7 Home Premium 64 
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post #7 of 8
Check the For Sale forums here. You should be able to pick up the parts a bit cheaper then retail and still get great build. I for one have all the parts ya need listed there LOL
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post #8 of 8
lol give him a phenom!




( joking of course )
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