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20yo Texan, first build

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Hi everyone, my brother reccomened I jump in here as I am going to be building my first computer with him. He is a member here and was sick of me always asking him questions about what i should buy, (I have been doing lots of reasearch) and thought this would be a good place to start.

Right now I am on a Dell Optiplex, a left over from my dad's office and it's old. My brother said to list the stuff I wanna get and see what you all say. I'll root around first though cause it said no questions in here.

(i hope i am not the only girl here)
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[Phenom II X4 945 Deneb] [ASUS Crosshair IV Formula] [ASUS Radeon HD 6850] [G.SKILL Ripjaws 8GB (2 x 4GB)] 
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[SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB 7200] [SAMSUNG LightScribe] [Win 7 64 home] [ASUS VW225T Black 22] 
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Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
[SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB 7200] [SAMSUNG LightScribe] [Win 7 64 home] [ASUS VW225T Black 22] 
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[CORSAIR 750HX ] [SILVERSTONE RAVEN RV02] 
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post #2 of 10
welcome theres a few girls here, so yuo should be more than welcome, just do a specialised googe search of girl, and you should find a girls overclocking club in it
Triggers broom
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Intel i7 920 Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD3R  Gigabyte GTX460 Super Talent 1600 
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Seagate Barracuda LG DVD+/-RW SATA Drive EK Supreme LXT EK 240 Rad 
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Triggers broom
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Seagate Barracuda LG DVD+/-RW SATA Drive EK Supreme LXT EK 240 Rad 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
EK big res and 2.2 pump Windows 7 Ultimate x64 HP 2159v  Razer Arctosa 
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Corsair CX600 Xigmatek Midgard Razer Abyssus Steelseries cheapo one 
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post #3 of 10
Hey Ashley, welcome to OCN.
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Intel X25-M G2 160GB, WD 3TB Samsung SH-S223Q Windows 8 Professional Asus VH236HL-P 23" 
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post #4 of 10
welcome to OCN! hope you enjoy your stay!
   
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core 2 duo P8700@2.53GHz 2242CTO Intel X4500MHD 4gb 
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fujitsu 320gb dvd rom cd/rw Windows 7 Professional x64 15.4" 
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Panasonic 6-cell + 65W AC adapter lenovo t500 Logitech MX518 
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Intel i5 760 evga p55 sli MSI gtx460 Hawk corsair dominator 
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kingston ssdnow hyper 212+ windows 7 professional sam syncmaster 
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Acer Razer Blackwidow ocz 650W coolermaster elite 335 
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core 2 duo P8700@2.53GHz 2242CTO Intel X4500MHD 4gb 
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fujitsu 320gb dvd rom cd/rw Windows 7 Professional x64 15.4" 
PowerCaseMouse
Panasonic 6-cell + 65W AC adapter lenovo t500 Logitech MX518 
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Intel i5 760 evga p55 sli MSI gtx460 Hawk corsair dominator 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
kingston ssdnow hyper 212+ windows 7 professional sam syncmaster 
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post #5 of 10
Eh, I thought you said your running a Dell machine, but you;ve listed your sig as something else? Unless Dell's ship with ripjaws and prolimatech megahalems these days?
post #6 of 10
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Originally Posted by $ilent View Post
Eh, I thought you said your running a Dell machine, but you;ve listed your sig as something else? Unless Dell's ship with ripjaws and prolimatech megahalems these days?
That would be AWESOME.
MOLLY
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Samsung spinpoint f3 1Tb LG DVD-R IDE Hyper 212+ Windows 7 64 ultimate 
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Samsung spinpoint f3 1Tb LG DVD-R IDE Hyper 212+ Windows 7 64 ultimate 
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post #7 of 10
Welcome to OCN
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Eh, I thought you said your running a Dell machine, but you;ve listed your sig as something else? Unless Dell's ship with ripjaws and prolimatech megahalems these days?
I was on a pos dell... the set up in my signature is in the mail and will be here this week (10 Jan 2010)
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[Phenom II X4 945 Deneb] [ASUS Crosshair IV Formula] [ASUS Radeon HD 6850] [G.SKILL Ripjaws 8GB (2 x 4GB)] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
[SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB 7200] [SAMSUNG LightScribe] [Win 7 64 home] [ASUS VW225T Black 22] 
PowerCase
[CORSAIR 750HX ] [SILVERSTONE RAVEN RV02] 
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Rapture
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[Phenom II X4 945 Deneb] [ASUS Crosshair IV Formula] [ASUS Radeon HD 6850] [G.SKILL Ripjaws 8GB (2 x 4GB)] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
[SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB 7200] [SAMSUNG LightScribe] [Win 7 64 home] [ASUS VW225T Black 22] 
PowerCase
[CORSAIR 750HX ] [SILVERSTONE RAVEN RV02] 
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post #9 of 10
Welcome, enjoy your new sig rig
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post #10 of 10
Awesome. You'll have a blast building it. I just built mine last month so I'm a newcomer also!

Say, is that you in the avatar picture?
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Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB SAMSUNG SH-B12 12X BD-ROM DVD-ROM CD-ROM Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit Acer G235HAbd 23'' 5ms 1920x1080 
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