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post #11 of 21
If not and you absolutely have to keep it at $450 like the example you showed from Newegg then:

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post #12 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by ubernewhacks View Post
If not and you absolutely have to keep it at $450 like the example you showed from Newegg then:

This is a good suggestion, it can more than cope with any of the apps enumerated in the first post.

For the VID card tho, you might want to take a look at the Radeon HD4850 that launched today. It's bound to show up any minute and for 200$ you get (according to the reviews) a card that shatters all the 8800 lineup and challenges the 9800GTX.
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post #13 of 21
Mkay. Good call. I know very little about the Radeon series. The OP should probably get that instead if he has more money. The 8800 GTS G92 is only $160 after rebate, and he has $450 to spend I believe. However, I'd pay more if the difference like that is relevant.
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post #14 of 21
Thread Starter 
Thanks for the suggestions guys. They've all helped a ton.
Sorry it's taken me a while to reply, I've been in FL.

Ubernewhacks, yes, I am willing to spend $600, but I'd like $600 to be the limit, give or take a few.
I'll check out the Radeon HD4850 that someone mentioned. Honestly, I haven't been paying much attention to ATI or AMD lately so I'm WAY behind with them.

I'm going to go ahead and revise my build and edit this post with the update.

Okay guys.
What do you think of the revision?

Edited by EmeraldICE - 6/19/08 at 5:06pm
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post #16 of 21
the antec 300 case ships for free at 10 dollars more, so basically you save 10 dollars on shipping for a better case
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post #17 of 21
You might wanna take a look at the Antec 300 as well as far as cases go. It's going for about $50 most places.
 
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post #18 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by onlycodered View Post
You might wanna take a look at the Antec 300 as well as far as cases go. It's going for about $50 most places.
do I hear an echo?
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post #19 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by EmeraldICE View Post
Second choice:
The second choice no questions asked. I would think that the 4850 is way faster than the 8800gt based on the benchmarks presented today. I'd order fast because today was launch day and there might be a shortage as like with any new GFX card release
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post #20 of 21
Thread Starter 
Just wanted to come by and thank everyone for the help.
I've ordered and received half of the components I need and will be ordering the others as soon as my paycheck arrives.
Thank you all!
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