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I like high end biostar boards but the cheap ones scare me a little bit. I might go with ASUS or Gigabyte for a lower end board because they tend to have higher quality cheap boards. This is IMHO though. I will second the psu recommendation above too. Definitely stay away from the CM one!
Can you recommend me a certain model? it can be atx.
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Another thing will that case even fit a 9800 GT?
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Can you recommend me a certain model? it can be atx.
Check back on my first post. I added 2 board recommendations
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post #14 of 49
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Another thing will that case even fit a 9800 GT?
Should, 9800 isnt that big of a card.

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But he would get good frames on medium right? I mean he was barely getting 30 on the last rig.
Yup, my old 8800gt could do it.
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http://www.overclock.net/main-compon...md-630-x4.html

If he doesn't mind buying used this would be a better rig.
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post #16 of 49
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http://www.overclock.net/main-compon...md-630-x4.html

If he doesn't mind buying used this would be a better rig.
doesn't come with case hard drive disk drive or anything.. Its a good option though thanks.
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post #17 of 49
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I like high end biostar boards but the cheap ones scare me a little bit. I might go with ASUS or Gigabyte for a lower end board because they tend to have higher quality cheap boards. This is IMHO though. I will second the psu recommendation above too. Definitely stay away from the CM one!

I would get one of these boards instead
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128469
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131669
I disagree. I used a Biostar A880G+ (the thing even uses some electrolytic caps!) for a friend's build. Great motherboard, great bios. Even the cheapo Biostar boards are pretty good.
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post #18 of 49
looks good. Maybe add a CM 212+ if he wants to do OC.
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Should, 9800 isnt that big of a card.



Yup, my old 8800gt could do it.
I went ahead and just picked a diff case since my 9800 GT has a big aftermarket air cooler on it and an I now chose an atx motherboard. here is the cart..

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I disagree. I used a Biostar A880G+ (the thing even uses some electrolytic caps!) for a friend's build. Great motherboard, great bios. Even the cheapo Biostar boards are pretty good.
Looks like the asus has all solid caps!
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