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Originally Posted by kppowell
hmmm... i cant decide between these cases http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133132
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133154

and i cant find a typhoon cooling system thats compatible with a 4400+ Athlon processor
The "big typhoon" works on all new cpu platforms. It comes with mounting brackets for the diff sockets.
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post #62 of 73
Quote:
Originally Posted by kppowell
hmmm... i cant decide between these cases http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133132
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133154

and i cant find a typhoon cooling system thats compatible with a 4400+ Athlon processor
all X2 are socket 939 so it wont matter either way.

edit: dont forget to throw some rep +'s to the guys that helped you out on this, lets them know they gave you some good advice
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post #64 of 73
I would pick the armor, becuase I have worked with both. The tsunami is sleek and nice but the paint is easy to scratch. The armor has more room.... If I had to choose again and only have one, armor is the way to go.
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If you want the newest and best, then yes.

I like the hs on the chipset... nice design.
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post #67 of 73
Quote:
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again if you want to sli later dont get that psu... that big typhoon is perfect. i would ditch the psu
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post #68 of 73
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The psu appears to be...but I haven't heard a lot of good things about Antec psu's. Never used one..just going by what I hear.
This one looks better and I have used "coolmax's" before . I have a 450watt coolmax as my slave/second psu. I'm a firm believer that there is no such thing as to much power. I would get AT LEAST 650 watt min if you plan on going SLI with 7800/7900 cards.
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post #69 of 73
Buy the parts yourself, and look at this site,


http://www.mysuperpc.com/


Awesome site, it got me into pc's
    
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post #70 of 73
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fineeeee ill spend an xtra 30 bucks, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817159056
there. that one has great reviews and is SLi certified
what do ya think?
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