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Old 12-06-2008, 04:29 AM   #1
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Cool Some help building my first computer.

Alright well I'm attempting to build my first computer please don't laugh lol.Anways I'm 16 my budget is $250-$280 I am confused as you can tell,I want to make sure all these components are compatable together before i order them from newegg.com.I play light gaming like Gta san andreas witch right now i use a P4 3.2GHz an 1GB of ram and not a good video card.So any help/information please kindly help me out an let me know if this is a good choice for my budget an good for light gaming.
Case:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811147099
Motherboard:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813153120
Processor:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103214
Fan/Heatsink: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835150059
Ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820134730
GPU:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814143103
and the thermal paste:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835100301

If anyone please would take the time and let me know I'd apprieciate it thank you.
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Old 12-06-2008, 01:41 PM   #2
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I don't know how long that computer will last you. That would be a better media/internet computer. You need AT LEAST a budget of $500 to build a decent computer. You could build this computer now and not be able to play any of the newer games on it. Or, just save up a little more and build something decent that will play most game on medium settings.
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Old 12-06-2008, 02:04 PM   #3
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Good job! That will all work together. Only two changes I would make. I would suggest getting the Foxconn M61PMV AM2+/AM2 NVIDIA GeForce 6100 Micro ATX AMD Motherboard. It's from a better manufacturer than Jetway. I would also suggest getting the EVGA GeForce 8600 GTS. The 7300 you selected is a low end card and the 8600GTS will give you much better gaming performance.
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