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Old 02-23-2008, 04:42 AM   #1
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Hey guys. Seems I'm gonna be building a computer for my very first client I have about a $1500 budget with it. He pretty much wants a computer for gaming. What do you guys recommend? So far I have this:

Mobo- ASUS P5E LGA 775 Intel X38
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131219

Hard Drive- Western Digital Raptor WD1500ADFD 150GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136012

CPU- Core2Quad Q6600
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115017

Power Supply- OCZ GameXStream 700w
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341002

GPU- XFX 8800GT
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150259

Ram (4 GB)- G. Skill
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231098

Windows Vista
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Old 02-23-2008, 04:44 AM   #2
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what does he need?.. Just a tower?. or keyboard, mouse, monitor, o/s?
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You have to get on a forum to ask what to make for a client? Does the client know this?
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LOL good point there you have to admit.
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pretty much just the tower. No mouse, monitor, keyboard or speakers.
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You have to get on a forum to ask what to make for a client? Does the client know this?
Whoa calm down, I know pretty much what I am gonna be using, just asking what your input is.
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I am calm mate, just curious that is all. Also you shouldn't double post.
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might be the best way to post up what you have in mind so far and then people can give ideas and opinions from there
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Hey guys. Seems I'm gonna be building a computer for my very first client I have about a $1500 budget with it. He pretty much wants a computer for gaming. What do you guys recommend? So far I have this:

Mobo- ASUS P5E LGA 775 Intel X38
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131219

Hard Drive- Western Digital Raptor WD1500ADFD 150GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136012

CPU- Core2Quad Q6600
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115017

Power Supply- OCZ GameXStream 700w
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341002

GPU- XFX 8800GT
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150259

Ram (4 GB)- G. Skill
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231098

Windows Vista
Looks pretty awesome, wouldnt mind that.
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just need a case now
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