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Old 03-02-2006, 08:22 PM   #1
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Default New Build. Need Advice!

i am going to build an rig based around an opteron 146. I am kinda going bargain hunting so bear with me.

The mobo: Msi K8n Neo2
http://cgi.ebay.com/MSI-K8N-Neo2-Pla...ayphotohosting

The Cpu: AMD Opteron 146
http://www.monarchcomputer.com/Merch...ory_Code=amdop

The Video Card: nvidia 6600gt AGP. (the board i want has it. its around my price range).
http://cgi.ebay.com/eVGA-nVidia-GeFo...QQcmdZViewItem

then an xconnect 500W. but i can supply the rest. will my mobo support the cpu. amd says their 939 opty's can go into any 939 but idk. reply. thanks
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Yeah, it should very well fit. No problems. I would pci ex if you could. Would last you longer. But yeah, the opteron should work in that mobo.
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Just so you know you're going to need a cooler with that OEM CPU.
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build is nice. i wish i had an opteron
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