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One of the things suggested to me, is get a motherboard that will be compatible with the new AMD Bulldozer processors when they are released.

Also, World of Warcraft FTW!
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One of the things suggested to me, is get a motherboard that will be compatible with the new AMD Bulldozer processors when they are released.
For the same price: ASRock 880G Pro3
Better yet if you're willing to wait for these to go back in stock, go AM3+ 890G for just $5 more
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If you plan on playing Dirt2 or any "dirt" game after that you will NEED a decent gpu. 5000 series or better.
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Also, I'm not planning on over-clocking.
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Where games do not use 6 cores, the slower 2.8Ghz speed of the 1055T (as opposed to the 955/965/etc. or 1090T) may hamper you
I do suggest you OC if remaining with the 1055T, or spend the extra few $$$ on a 1090T BE
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What do you all think of this more cheap, graphics card?
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post #17 of 66
That thing won't even run Starcraft II at high settings (my neighbor has that Galaxy card).

Get a GTX 460 or a 6870 for budget gaming, or a 6950 that unlocks into a 6970 if you have a bit more money.

Don't get a 1100T - big waste of money. 1055T and OVERCLOCK (c'mon, not that hard) or a 955BE and OVERCLOCK (BE = easiest overclocking ever! Just bump the multiplier up to 18, no voltage change needed (usually))
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about the CPU...... it`s true
the faster the core the more you will get in gaming but the reason for me recommending the 6 cores is for the future usage, clearly you can over-clock any CPU but you cant increase the cores

about the GPU i have the old 5830 and it`s great, playing every game on max sure you will have some low FPS so i will say aim for 69## (no exp with nVidia)

and frankly i`m not that great in hardware so i recommend to take my words as plan B if you like
    
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If you can survive without a computer until June I would wait for Bulldozer.
It will probably be a fair amount faster than an x6 plus an am3+ board will mean you'll be better off for future upgrades.
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Wishlist So far, from your many suggestions. I have went down to an X4 amd because I've sort of turned this into a more budget build. added the keyboard and mouse im looking at and yeah. this is constantly in the making so more suggestions are nice . This is probably the 8-20th edit of my first build. thanks for all the help, again!
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