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Old 03-11-2011, 12:34 PM   #1
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Default My 1st Build, let me know what you guys think please.

Let me know what you guys think all feedback are welcome.
Case: Ultra X-Blaster ATX Black Mid-Tower Case with Clear Side, Front USB, FireWire and Audio Ports at TigerDirect.com $49.99

Motherboard:MSI 870A-G54 Motherboard - AMD 870, Socket AM3, LAN, USB, DDR3, ATX at TigerDirect.com $99.99

CPU:AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition AM3 CPU HDZ955FBGMBOX - 3.20GHz, Socket AM3, 6MB Cache, 2000MHz (4000 MT/s) FSB, Retail, Processor with Fan at TigerDirect.com $139.99

Harddrive:Seagate ST3500418AS Barracuda 7200.12 Hard Drive - 3.5, 7200 RPM, SATA 3G, 500GB, 16MB Cache (OEM) at TigerDirect.com $39.99

Video Card:Galaxy 24GGS8HX2PUX GeForce GT 240 Video Card - 1024MB DDR3, PCI-Express 2.0, DVI, HDMI, VGA at TigerDirect.com $54.99

Memory:Newegg.com - CORSAIR XMS3 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMX6GX3M3A1600C9 $69.99

Optical Drive:Asus DRW-24B1ST 24X Internal DVD Burner - DVD±R 24X, DVD+RW 8X, DVD-RW 6X, DVD±R (DL) 12X, DVD-RAM 12X, CD-R 48X, CD-RW 32X, SATA, 2MB, Black, OEM at TigerDirect.com $19.99

PSU:Ultra LSP550 550-Watt Power Supply - ATX, SATA-Ready, SLI-Ready, 135mm Fan, Lifetime Warranty w/ Registration at TigerDirect.com $49.99

Monitor:Newegg.com - SAMSUNG EX2220X Glossy Black 21.5" 5ms LED Backlight LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 DC 1,000,000:1(1000:1) $169.99

I plan on installing Windows 7 Professional 64-bit.
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what do you plan on doing with it? If your going to be gaming at all, I'd get a better video card.
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what do you plan on doing with it? If your going to be gaming at all, I'd get a better video card.
Watching movies , stream music, photo and video editing, a little bit of gaming. thats about it. What video cards should i consider?
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I'd say the GTX460 1024MB, as I have this card and know it works good. but depends on what your going to play.
MMO games you'll probably be fine with the one you have there. Bad Company 2 and Crysis 2 you'll need something more.
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I'd say the GTX460 1024MB, as I have this card and know it works good. but depends on what your going to play.
MMO games you'll probably be fine with the one you have there. Bad Company 2 and Crysis 2 you'll need something more.
The GeForce GTX 460? because ive been browsing and found a few GTX460 i dont know which one specifically you are referring to. . as far as the GPU goes would everything go pretty well? thank you
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whats your budget?
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whats your budget?
$850-$950
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just for a video card?
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just for a video card?
haha oops understood it as the whole pc build. for the video card $100-$150
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