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Old 01-25-2007, 03:33 PM   #11
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8800 GTS is great. i have one and love it. but your 7950GTKO is a great card too.
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Old 01-25-2007, 03:36 PM   #12
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ok would this set up work fine guys, or should i change something.
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Old 01-25-2007, 03:51 PM   #13
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Looks good, except i would Get DDRII 800

and i would get a thermal take Armor.

or

Antec 900

and make sure you get the segate 7200.10 perpendicular recording version of that drive. Its faster.
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Old 01-25-2007, 03:53 PM   #14
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gotcha.

Which lcd screen should i get for this computer.

either the Westinghouse 37" LCD HDTV 1080p

Or

Theres this no name one, its 37" too for 300 bux cheaper, and its 8 ms, when the westinghouse is 12 ms. but this one doesnt do 1080p. westinghouse has 2 dvi's also
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Old 01-25-2007, 04:06 PM   #15
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personaly i would stick too a good name with lcd's and check out the dead pixel policy
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Old 01-25-2007, 04:09 PM   #16
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I think that board only supports DDR2-667. You might want want to get a different board with a better chipset+better RAM support.
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Old 01-25-2007, 04:10 PM   #17
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for the 677 ram thats fine for me, i dont need 800 mhz. but when u say chipset, a better chipset what do u mean?. are u talking about the intel duo 6400?
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No thats the processor. The chipset is the chip on the motherboard. Yours is nforce4 which is a tiny bit old you'd be better with the 680i or an intel 975X chipset (like on this board)
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Old 01-25-2007, 04:21 PM   #19
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for the 677 ram thats fine for me, i dont need 800 mhz. but when u say chipset, a better chipset what do u mean?. are u talking about the intel duo 6400?
chipset are the chips on the boar that control the comunication between the components
look at the image it explains better than me
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Old 01-25-2007, 04:28 PM   #20
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oh ok, and one more question guys.

i currently have a 55" LCD projection in my room. i sit about 1 meter away from it. now if i get a 37" LCD tv as a computer monitor ill be sitting rly close to it , but since i used to sit close to my 55", and this is 37" since its like 15 inches smaller, if ur closer to it , it would kinda even out and be the same as if it was the 55" scenario? right?
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