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My gosh, do you see how many wires this thing has? Wouldn't that kill the airflow?


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Yeah, that budget is hurting you in a lot of ways, for just $10 more, you could get an 8800GTS which, as far as I am aware, should be a superior graphics card.
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post #13 of 21
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Originally Posted by chris062689 View Post
My gosh, do you see how many wires this thing has? Wouldn't that kill the airflow?


http://c1.neweggimages.com/NeweggIma...119-142-16.jpg
That's the way all non-modular PSUs are. Just tie the ones you don't want down at the bottom of the case. For your budget you are not going to get a decent modular PSU.

Edit: That's the third time I've posted twice in succession like that this week. I never normally do it >.<.
Edited by lattyware - 6/1/08 at 3:45am
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post #14 of 21
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The problem is, I have already increased by budget from $499 to $599.
I need to get the price down, is there anything you guys recommend?
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post #15 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by chris062689 View Post
The problem is, I have already increased by budget from $499 to $599.
I need to get the price down, is there anything you guys recommend?
As much as it sucks, I suggest waiting till you can put that extra little bit in, and it'll make a lot of difference.
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post #16 of 21
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I just went ahead and ordered it
Kind of a dumb move, but I'm impatient.
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post #18 of 21
cancel now.

This is a much better set up, given that the rig is for gaming:
  • COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 CAC-T05-UW Black Aluminum Bezel , SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $49.99
  • GIGABYTE GA-EP35-DS3L LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard $89.99
  • XFX PVT88PYSF4 GeForce 8800 GT 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card $169.99
  • CORSAIR CMPSU-450VX 450W ATX12V V2.2 Power Supply $69.99
  • Intel Pentium E2180 Allendale 2.0GHz LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor Model BX80557E2180 $69.99
  • G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1000 (PC2 8000) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-8000CL5D-4GBPQ $89.99
  • Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD2500AAKS 250GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive $59.99
  • LITE-ON 20X DVD±R DVD Burner With 12X DVD-RAM Write Black SATA Model LH-20A1S OEM BK $25.99
  • ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro 92mm CPU Cooler $26.99
Subtotal: $652.91
    
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post #19 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by chris062689 View Post
My gosh, do you see how many wires this thing has? Wouldn't that kill the airflow?


http://c1.neweggimages.com/NeweggIma...119-142-16.jpg
wires can always be hidden. And any non-modular PSU has that many wires (many have more actually)
    
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post #20 of 21
yea cancel it chozart has got u a way better build 4Gb of ram 8800GT, better case and high quality PSU.
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