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post #11 of 21
If you like the GTS250: from Geeks.com for $89
It's so little!
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It's so little!
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post #12 of 21
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On that AMD board can u glitch it to do SLI? I guess if he wants more power he can just get another better card later!
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post #13 of 21
Case? Optical? HD? OS?

Well.. Assuming we have a $500 budget less those parts...

Here's an idea:

"propus" 840

2x2GB kit

Antec 550W

Open Box Asus 790X

Recertified PNY GTX470

That's $502 shipped
     
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post #14 of 21
http://www.overclock.net/main-compon...md-630-x4.html

Self plug, but 340$ amd quad core build. Just add hd and case.
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post #15 of 21
I have actually been looking for a $500 build for a friend as well and i came across this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboB...t=Combo.548058
that coupled with this video card:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814187116
or this one:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814162058
Will put you right at about $500. Of course it seems like you don't really need a psu or hdd so that might not be your best option
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post #16 of 21
Thread Starter 
Got a case and HDD and Optical!
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post #17 of 21
M4A79XTD EVO can be SLI-patched, I've done it before on my Gigabyte 790X successfully and I believe at least one other OCN user did it on the M4A79XTD successfully great board for price, actually cheaper than most
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post #19 of 21
I feel like 600$ Is a better place to cap your price off for a budget build.

http://img217.imageshack.us/i/235235x.png/

Ive never heard anything about the CPU&Processor in this build.
I would mark off the ram, I have listed because it only has two slots
But i would go for 2GB a stick so you could have 4GB.

This computer wont be great i can promise that but it will game.
Edited by iSin - 3/2/11 at 2:46am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by iSin View Post
I feel like 600$ Is a better place to cap your price off for a budget build.

http://img217.imageshack.us/i/235235x.png/

Ive never heard anything about the CPU&Processor in this build.
I would mark off the ram, I have listed because it only has two slots
But i would go for 2GB a stick so you could have 4GB.

This computer wont be great i can promise that but it will game.
Triple channel not optimal on AMD... won't run triple channel, won't run true dual channel either. = performance penalty. Generic 1333 not good either.
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