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Old 07-28-2008, 11:56 AM   #5
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Default Re: Gaming Rig under $1000

Originally Posted by ionscorp View Post
sound card is not needed imo, also the 780 mobo is a bit more but has more upgrades (not to mention tri sli heh).. I would downgrade to a smaller power supply (unless you plan on having more then one vid card)..

If you don't need an OS, that saves some decent money ;P
Audio is important to me... ah... I did indeed forget the OS :P I'd probably get 32-bit Home Premium, which brings
Originally Posted by worshipme View Post
into question as all RAM listed are 4GB, where 32-bit can only support up to 3GB... so can someone answer my question as to the 1GB performance boost? All the video cards listed there are ATI as well.

Originally Posted by wol-va-rine View Post
definitely get the sound card, even a cheap card like the Audigy SE is 10x better than onboard audio, download the hacked drivers and you basically have an X-Fi Xtreme Audio ($60-70) for the price of an Audigy SE ($25-30)...

Audigy SE to X-Fi Xtreme Audio
Thanks for the link... this is 100% risk-free (or around)?

And the setup is smoothly workable, no?
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