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Old 01-11-2007, 08:10 PM   #1
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Default Planning Mid-range Build

I'm planning to "build" a PC for the first time, although I'm fairly computer savvy. The only fairly demanding app that I am presently using is MS Flight Sim X, but I want to install Vista and want a rig that will not become obsolete for 4-5 years. I also want it to run quietly! I'd appreciate advice/comments (compatability, etc) on using the following main components in combination in the unit:

Antec Solo case
Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 CPU (or possibly the E6400) boxed w/fan
Asus P5B Deluxe Motherboard
BFG 7900 GS OC Video Card
Antec 500 watt NeoHE power supply

Thanks for any help offered
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Old 01-11-2007, 08:21 PM   #2
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that would not be a bad build man

if i were you i would do the e6400 to save you a little money and make sure you get 2x1gb dual channel ram!

e6400 $212
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115004

mobo (what you chose)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131045

RAM! corsair dominator 2x1gb ddr2 800

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145168

this would blow away flight sim 10 EaSY!
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