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THD-1600AAJB :: Western Digital WD1600AAJB Caviar SE 160GB Hard Drive - 7200, 8MB, ATA-100 EIDE, OEM (1.4 lbs)

In Stock $49.99 $49.99




P450-8674 :: XFX GeForce 8600 GT Video Card - 512MB DDR3, PCI Express, SLI Ready, (Dual Link) Dual DVI, HDTV, Video Card (1.25 lbs)

In Stock $119.99 $119.99




T13-2027 :: Coolmax / V-500 / 500-Watt / ATX / 120mm Fan / SATA-Ready / 20/24 Pin / Power Supply (2.95 lbs)

In Stock $39.99 $39.99
* $10 Mail-in Rebate




O261-7054 :: OCZ SLI-Ready Edition Dual Channel 2048MB PC6400 DDR2 800MHz Memory (2 x 1024MB) (0.2 lbs)

In Stock $64.99 $64.99
* $30 Mail-in Rebate




CP1-DUO-E4600 :: Intel Core 2 Duo E4600 Processor BX80557E4600 - 2.40GHz, 2MB Cache, 800MHz FSB, Allendale, Dual Core, Retail, Socket 775, Processor with Fan (1 lbs)

In Stock $129.99 $129.99




S458-1270 :: ECS NF650i SLIT-A (1.0) Motherboard - NVIDIA, Socket 775, ATX, Audio, PCI Express, Gigabit LAN, S/PDIF, USB 2.0, Serial ATA, RAID (2.8 lbs)

In Stock $89.99 $89.99




post #2 of 16
First off, what's your budget.
There's a few things I would change, but then again, don't know your budget.
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under $550
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https://secure.newegg.com/WishList/M...spx?ID=8650306

Five dollars over, but you'll be happy with it. There's $20 in MIR's too.
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do not get the 8600GT look for the 8800GS its a way better card
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
https://secure.newegg.com/WishList/M...spx?ID=8650306

Five dollars over, but you'll be happy with it. There's $20 in MIR's too.
That's only viewable in Your login, you must make a wish list "public" before you create it in order for others to view!
post #7 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by A Russian :D View Post
do not get the 8600GT look for the 8800GS its a way better card
My build's gotta 8800gt
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post #8 of 16
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Originally Posted by rsfkevski View Post
That's only viewable in Your login, you must make a wish list "public" before you create it in order for others to view!
My bad, try again
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post #10 of 16
How about this. It subtotals to 520.94, so you have enough for shipping.

  • HDD: $44.99 - WD WD1600AAJS - 7200RPM; 160GB; SATA2; 8MB Cache (I have two and they own)
  • PSU: $46.99 - Silverstone ST400 - 400w (If you look at it's rail specs, you see it beats most 500w PSUs)
  • RAM: $51.99 - Mushkin 2x 2GB DDR2-800 - 4-4-4-12; 1.9v (Smells like underclocked DDR2-1066; plus it comes with 3DMark08 advanced)
  • CPU: $131.99 - Intel E7200 - 2.53Ghz; 1066FSB; 9.5x Multiplier; 45nm (You should be able to hit 4.0Ghz with this)
  • Mobo: $89.99 - Gibabyte GA-EP35-DS3L - P35 NB; ICH9 SB (It's cheaper than the older GA-P35-DS3L)
  • GPU: $154.99 - EVGA 9600GT - 512MB VRAM; 256-Bit Interface; New 2 Slot Cooler (This sits between an 8800GT and a 3870)

Edited by mrtn400 - 5/31/08 at 9:23pm
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