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Old 05-12-2004, 12:23 AM   #1
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hOws It going? Iam planning on building a Comp for college and this is the gear i've put together:

AMD Athlon 64 3200+, 1mb L2 cache

ASUS K8T800 Chipset Motherboard for AMD Socket 754 CPU, Model "K8V SE Deluxe

Vantec Van-520A (520W) Black Aluminum Power Supply

2 Western Digital 120GB 7200RPM SATA Hard Drive, Model WD1200JD, OEM Drive only

OCZ Enhanced Latency Series Platinum Edition 184 Pin 1GB (512MBx2) DDR PC-3200 (DDR400)

ATi Radeon 9800 pro video card, 128 MB DDR, 256- bit, dvi/tv-out,8x AGP

Creative Labs Sound Blaster Audigy2 ZS PCI sound card, model “SB0350”

NEC/Mitsubishi FE991Sb 19inch “SuperBright Diamondtron” CRT Monitor

Thermaltake Black Gaming Tower XaserV Series WinGo Full-Tower Case, Model "V7000A".

TDK Indi DVD 840G

Mitsumi 1.44MB 3.5Inch Floppy Disk Drive, Model D359M3, OEM


Windows xp home

so what do ya think? Is there anything else i need,left out or should change? Your input would be appreciated! thanks
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Old 05-12-2004, 01:50 AM   #2
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But share it with the Po Folks.
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Old 05-12-2004, 02:25 AM   #3
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Very nice peice of kit there mate. I think that some of your mates will want to come around and play DOOM 3 not do work.
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Lol, yeah, nice not much else I can think of that you would need. Other than a real Graphics Card! (Had to get that in there!) not that mines any better!
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Nvidia do rule but the FX range couldn't keep up with the 9800 .ATI did beat the FX range.
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wat the duce? what cha mean a real graphics card, whats better than an ATi 9800 pro, under 250$? I should go for a 256Mb card shouldnt I?
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I realise that! Its the principle of it. And is the ATi 9800 Pro under $250! I think not.

Yeah, 256Mb would be the best Idea to get
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