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post #1 of 15
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Okay I'm picking parts for a friend, who is gonna order in the next half hour. I'm trying to keep the costs real low, and I have everything picked but the motherboard. Is there something decent for under 80 bucks, that is a reliable brand, no ECS crap. No overclocking, just something that won't break.
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post #2 of 15
Which socket type?
post #3 of 15
Here ya go mate.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130185
Edited by coollettuce - 2/20/09 at 1:31am
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Gigabyte EP45 DS3L, it should be around 90 bucks or less.
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Well this is what I have so far.


Shipping to Hawaii is minimum 67 after mobo.
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post #6 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Acoma_Andy View Post
Gigabyte EP45 DS3L, it should be around 90 bucks or less.
I'd go with that as well, but it's out of his budget.
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post #7 of 15
Drop that cooler and go with the Xigmatek hdt-s1283 with the bolt-through kit.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 L737B047 3.3Ghz ASUS P5E X38 SAPPHIRE HD3870 Toxic 4x2 GB Ballistix DDR2-800 
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Win7 Prox64 :3 Microsoft Keyboard Elite with Bluetooth. ABS Tagan ITZ 700W Antec 900 
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post #9 of 15
This will work fine:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157130

but honestly, if he is not going to overclock, it doesn't matter. This should be alright as well:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813121341

Intel makes stable chipsets, and what I would go with if I didn't plan to overclock.
post #10 of 15
Go with this cooler, it is the xigy just painted black with a bolt kit included

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233029
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