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I wont be OverClocking. Never done it and dont intend to on my first build. Maybe when i begin to understand more about computers and the components then i will give it ago.
If you don't OC (really), may just go for the Phenom X2 555 for now.
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If you don't OC (really), may just go for the Phenom X2 555 for now.
Nah because i like i say i plan to in the future.
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post #13 of 21
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Not bad, good chipset, good manufacturer, decent price. It'll do you well. However, another 20 quid now, will get you a great board that will last you well.
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Damn man this is breaking the bank, was originally 310 for all parts but the Graphics Card. Ill do some calculations see if i can squeeze in an extra 20 pound.

Got a link to the board your suggesting?
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post #15 of 21
get yourself a nice intel.
    
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post #16 of 21
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Right this is it! My final Build which i will be ordering tomorrow.



Can someone quickly run through and tell me if all the parts will fit together?
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post #17 of 21
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Nah because i like i say i plan to in the future.
That's fine but it depends how long you will keep this rig. If you keep it for awhile, I agree, that Athlon x4 is the way to go. Otherwise, it seems that it isn't that bad to go for Phenom II over Athlon with higher stock speed if you don't OC.
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That's fine but it depends how long you will keep this rig. If you keep it for awhile, I agree, that Athlon x4 is the way to go. Otherwise, it seems that it isn't that bad to go for Phenom II over Athlon with higher stock speed if you don't OC.
Well i would love to try OCing in the future so ill stick with the Athlon.
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post #19 of 21
I'd go with the X3 455 for your build

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/249981
    
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post #20 of 21
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I'd go with the X3 455 for your build

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/249981
Im also looking for the future so i think the x4 will be good enough
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Coolermaster Elite 430 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon II x4 640 Asus M4A79XTD EVO 790X Sapphire HD 6850 1GB Corsair 4GB 
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Samsung SpinPoint F3 500GB Windows 7 64-Bit 18" iiyama (Old) Corsair 550W VX Series 
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Coolermaster Elite 430 
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