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Old 04-08-2007, 10:26 PM   #1
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Ok here it goes this is what i ordered
Motherboard
BIOSTAR NF4UAM2G
CPU
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3600+ Brisbane 1.9GHz
Cooling
ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 64 Pro 92mm
Arctic Silver 5
RAM
A-DATA 1GB (2 x 512MB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800


When i get the money ill buy another gig of ram and a X1950PRO or 8600GTS or whatever my money can buy. ill also pick up a decent PSU

im going to try to write reviews all this stuff if i get time because spring break is over for me
when the parts arrive ill have the stuff abouve and...
Ati Radeon 9250
Logysis Case-51W with the 480 Watt PSU
Logysis 3.5" Thermal Fan Controller
Logysis Dual Red Cold Cathodes
and some Logysis Fans (there a really good brand in my opinion)

Wish i could get overnight shipping luckily newegg has 3 day shipping otherwise i would go nuts. im on my brothers crappy laptop its like 800mhz with 256mb ram...worse then my old desktop

ill post what is supposed to be a build log and since that CPU is supposed to overclock REALLY well(almost as good as a C2D) ill most my success here too.
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Old 04-08-2007, 10:27 PM   #2
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Can someone tell me how to PROPERLY install a thermal probe on a CPU
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Old 04-08-2007, 10:41 PM   #3
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The thermal probe will go underneath the cpu. Attach it to the motherboard under the cpu with a small piece of thermal tape and snake the tiny wires out between the pins on the cpu and hook it up.
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y amd? intel core2 duo is kicking every thing amds throwing out there
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Old 04-08-2007, 11:25 PM   #5
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WHY AMD?? C2D is 180$!!!! that cpu is only 65$
i hate how everyone thinks people of thousands of dollars to spend on computers. you should have noticed that im on kinda of a budeget
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Old 04-09-2007, 07:10 AM   #6
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WHY AMD?? C2D is 180$!!!! that cpu is only 65$
i hate how everyone thinks people of thousands of dollars to spend on computers. you should have noticed that im on kinda of a budeget
yeah i agree everyone here expects people to have core 2 duo money to just throw away ,if i had thousands i wouldnt still be stuck with an athlon xp from like 2002 would i
even so nice build for the money and are you planning on getting more ram later
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WHY AMD?? C2D is 180$!!!! that cpu is only 65$
i hate how everyone thinks people of thousands of dollars to spend on computers. you should have noticed that im on kinda of a budeget
precisly why my system is they way it is. back when i build I didnt have the extra $200 for c2d, plus ram, and the motherboard.
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Old 04-09-2007, 12:52 PM   #8
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Think of it as an investment. Later on you won't need to upgrade as soon. In turn, saving you more money in the long run. Just my 2 cents.
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Old 04-09-2007, 01:31 PM   #9
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Ok here it goes this is what i ordered
Motherboard
BIOSTAR NF4UAM2G
CPU
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3600+ Brisbane 1.9GHz
Cooling
ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 64 Pro 92mm
Arctic Silver 5
RAM
A-DATA 1GB (2 x 512MB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800


When i get the money ill buy another gig of ram and a X1950PRO or 8600GTS or whatever my money can buy. ill also pick up a decent PSU

im going to try to write reviews all this stuff if i get time because spring break is over for me
when the parts arrive ill have the stuff abouve and...
Ati Radeon 9250
Logysis Case-51W with the 480 Watt PSU
Logysis 3.5" Thermal Fan Controller
Logysis Dual Red Cold Cathodes
and some Logysis Fans (there a really good brand in my opinion)

Wish i could get overnight shipping luckily newegg has 3 day shipping otherwise i would go nuts. im on my brothers crappy laptop its like 800mhz with 256mb ram...worse then my old desktop

ill post what is supposed to be a build log and since that CPU is supposed to overclock REALLY well(almost as good as a C2D) ill most my success here too.
I am tired as fuck, but hey... I see AMD and ATI so your computer is made of win :P. wow, someone who isn't wasting money for 2gigs of ram, THAT THEY DON'T USE. Never heard of Logysis X_X.

Hope it works out for ya ^_^.
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I am tired as fuck, but hey... I see AMD and ATI so your computer is made of win :P. wow, someone who isn't wasting money for 2gigs of ram, THAT THEY DON'T USE. Never heard of Logysis X_X.

Hope it works out for ya ^_^.
If you do any type of hardcore gaming, 2 GB of RAM is actually very useful. Runs a lot better.
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Old 04-09-2007, 02:55 PM   #11
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I am tired as fuck, but hey... I see AMD and ATI so your computer is made of win :P. wow, someone who isn't wasting money for 2gigs of ram, THAT THEY DON'T USE. Never heard of Logysis X_X.

Hope it works out for ya ^_^.
so you ever tried playing bf2 with 1gb ram , good luck to ya
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so you ever tried playing bf2 with 1gb ram , good luck to ya
bf2 works with 512 great, and i have both 512 and 1gb pc's at home, both play it just fine, my load times are still very fast and i dont get lag in game, i get decent frame rates for my cards
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load times on games is all about the hard drive
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Old 04-12-2007, 08:47 PM   #14
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i threw everything toghther today im installing xp right now cant wait to see the performance on this thing no problems yet ram looks AWESOME!!!!
havent tried tweaking anything yet still think my ram is running at max timings because of the first boot. although i did break some plasctic on the HSF but the fan still stays on ill post pics on friday im SWAMPED with homework and this.

looks like the brisbane really performs well. this 65$ cpu is coming in 3-6 in all the cpu benches for everst ultimate heres the specs of the benches
cpu clock: 2137
Ram: dual channel DDR2-855 5-5-5-18 timings

at stock settings the C2D E6300 with ddr2 533 4-4-4-12 timings was BEATEN buy this cpu with just a low overclock

at 65$ i dont think this cpu can be beat AND i got a free rainbow six:vegas CD

IM sooo happy
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