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post #1 of 11
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Ok, so ive got 300 bucks from my grandparents and I needed 400...:|, so what do I buy? I want a new video card, and i want new ram...

first I was gonna get:

1. 6800GS
2. 2GB G. Skill...

Now, I just have:

1.6800GS
2 _________________

So...any suggestions =/

the GS is 215...ill have 85 left...sigh...
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post #2 of 11
save it for ram later
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post #3 of 11
I'd get a 7800GT instead of a 6800GS, and then go from there and save for the ram
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post #4 of 11
Definitely. A 7800GT definitely kicks some major butt over the GS. Save the extra money up for unexpected expenses later on, such as a new CPU heatsink, or watercooling.
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post #5 of 11
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Im already getting watercooling...I want some ram that can get me to 10x300...

edit: wouldnt my proc bottleneck a 7800gt?

i really want new ra-ha-haaaaam [/end whining]
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post #6 of 11
Well, I'd go for TCCD. BH-5 maxes out around 270 fsb. You'll need loose timings for TCCD with that high a speed, however.
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post #7 of 11
You can get this SWEET deal from Fry's:

http://shop3.outpost.com/product/467...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

Includes:This is the entertainment system that fits in your pocket. A full line-up of games and the PSP system has video, audio and photo capabilities. The superior integration of multiple technologies into a compact unit makes the PSP your entertainment, without boundaries. Bundle Includes
1 GB Memory Stick Pro Duo
Gripshift Game
Frantix Game
USB Cable
Stand
Headphones with Remote Control
Soft Case
Battery Pack
AC Power Cord
Cleaning Cloth
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post #8 of 11
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ew...psp...

@BUM yeah, I want some TCCD...but I want 2gbs and blaaaaaaaaaaaaah I dunno what to get...sigh
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post #9 of 11
Bum? You mean Burn.
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post #10 of 11
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*****...sorry, im blind , but if you think about it...rn looks like an m
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