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Old 04-02-2005, 05:20 PM   #1
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Default My friends comp!

My friend has finaly built his computer. (he been saving up since I since remeber, and has changed his mind about 14 times on what to buy)

Sapphire Radeon X850 XT Platinum Edition PCI Express 256MB DDR3 Video Card w/HDTV-Out, Dual DVI & VIVO

Enermax EG701AX-VE-SFMA Noisetaker 600W Power Supply

Abit Fatal1ty AN8 nForce4 Athlon 64(FX) Skt939 DDR ATX Motherboard w/Audio, Gigabit LAN, RAID/Serial ATA

LG L2010P 20in LCD Monitor

Logitech Cordless MX Duo Elite Keyboard w/MX700 Optical Mouse Combo

2 Corsair TWINX1024-3200XLPRO 1GB Kit DDR400 XMS3200 Xtra-Low Latency Dual-Channel ProSeries Memory w/Heat Spreader

2 Western Digital Raptor WD740GD 74GB Serial ATA 10,000RPM Hard Drive w/8MB Buffer and Serial ATA Cable in Raid 0

Mitsumi 7-in-1 USB 2.0 Media Drive (Black)

Plextor PX-716SA 4X Internal Serial ATA Dual Layer DVD Drive

Koolance PC3-720BK Professional Black Case

Plextor PlexWriter Premium 52x32x52 PX-Premium/SW E-IDE/ATAPI Internal CD-RW Drive

AMD Athlon 64 4000+ Processor Socket 939 (has not bought yet but most likely will, waiting to see how the new cores will preform before he buys)

CyberPower 8-Outlet Surge Protector, Model "895"

Logitech Z-5500 5.1 Digital Speaker System w/Digital Hardware Decoder

Koolance CPU Cooler CPU-300-V10 w/Koolance A64/Opteron Adapter w/Koolance Tubing, Clear PVC 10mm (3/8") ID P/N HOS-AP009P


Total: 3913.97 without tax and shipping(he never told me how much he paid for tax and shipping)
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Old 04-02-2005, 09:40 PM   #2
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Old 04-02-2005, 10:05 PM   #3
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if hes gonna get the 4000+. he might as well spend another 200$ and get the FX-55....
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yea the FX-55 doesnt have the multiplier locked like the athlon64's do so you can overclock alot, and using a fatality mobo im guessing thats what hes planning on doing
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Yeah he might as well just get the FX-55. He doesn't need that PSU, so he should downgrade that section and that way it will be easier to afford the FX-55.
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Yea he should of got the FX-55. He should have also put more money to a better graphics card.
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What are you talking about? That card is the best card out. The only way you could beat it is if you did SLI with 6800 GT's or Ultras.
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