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what do you think of this build?

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biostar P35D2A7 $56
E5200 $88
2x2gb kingston800 $44

Total: $188

OR

GA-G31M-S2L $50
E7200 $112
2gb kingston800 $22


Total: 184$

OR

Biostar G31M7TE $46
E8400 $174
oem 2gb 800 $17

Total: 237$

these builds are for gaming, ill add a ati 4830
Edited by ubd - 12/23/08 at 7:55pm
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cheap!
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The E8400 would be best but what are you using it for?
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Seagate 500GB 7200RPM DVD-RW Windows Vista Premium 32Bit 32" widescreen (1920x1080) 
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e7200
Gigabyte
2x2gb Kingston
$206
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I think it would be worth getting a better motherboard for overclocking, since both the E7200 and E5200 need some pretty high clock speeds to make up for their low L2 cache. Maybe something using the P45 chipset?
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GA-G31M-S2L $50
E5200 $88
2x2gb kingston800 $44
Xigamtek S1283 $26

total: $208
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