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XFX nForce 780i 3-Way SLI Motherboard with 3 pci express x16 slots also comes with
an intel Core 2 Duo E8400 3.0ghz Processor
$360 after rebate

Hitachi 1tb Hard Drive
$80 after rebate

HP Lightscribe and DVD Burner
$30

4gb Corsair Dual Channel
$20 after rebate

XFX GeForce 9800 GT - 512MB GDDR3
$100 after rebate

750-Watt / Quad PCI-Express power supply
$120 after rebate

$710 thats it, without a computer case
post #2 of 11
Looks good. I'm guessing you're looking to add another 9800gt down the road?
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yes, but would i need another fan to keep it cool?
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Originally Posted by eching23 View Post
XFX nForce 780i 3-Way SLI Motherboard with 3 pci express x16 slots also comes with
an intel Core 2 Duo E8400 3.0ghz Processor
$360 after rebate

Hitachi 1tb Hard Drive
$80 after rebate

HP Lightscribe and DVD Burner
$30

4gb Corsair Dual Channel
$20 after rebate

XFX GeForce 9800 GT - 512MB GDDR3
$100 after rebate

750-Watt / Quad PCI-Express power supply
$120 after rebate

$710 thats it, without a computer case
Seems good enough. I would ask what brand the PSU is and which Corsair RAM it was.
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yes, but would i need another fan to keep it cool?
You mean case fan? Whats your setup like right now?
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like i don't know which one i would need. or even if i needed one
post #7 of 11
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Seems good enough. I would ask what brand the PSU is and which Corsair RAM it was.

CORSAIR 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory
post #8 of 11
CPU:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115037 E8400 $165
Mobo:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813188026 Evga 750i $140
RAM: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227267 2x2Gb $25
PSU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341011 PCP&Cooling 750w $70
HDD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822152102 samsung 1TB $100
DVD burner: $20
GFX: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814143155 GTX260 216 $230

a revised version of your build. Includes the GTX260 which is a lot better than the 9800GT.
post #9 of 11
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I need a good case that is cheap and will fit my build.
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I need a good case that is cheap and will fit my build.
This is an awesome case that would fit everything you need.

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