Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 04-09-2006, 12:55 PM   #11
Fully Optimized
 
The Amish Kid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,034
Send a message via AIM to The Amish Kid
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Well here's what I suggest
CPU - AMD x2 3800+ Link

Motherboard - ASUS A8N-SLI Deluxe Link

Memory - OCZ 2GB Platinum Link

Video Card - evga 7900gt Link

Hard Drive - Western Digital 250gb 16mb cache Link
__________________

__________________
The Amish computer:
AMD Opteron 165 CCBWE 0551@ 2.25ghz(250 x 9) 1.45v cooled w/ Thermaltake Big Typhoon | DFI LP Ultra D | eVGA 7800GT@ 465/1110 | Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic | 2GB G. Skill DDR 500 @ 250mhz 3-4-4-8 | 80 GB SATA + 40GB SATA + 200GB IDE| 480w Thermaltake Silent purepower | Thermaltake Tsunami Dream case (Black) | Windows XP Pro |
The Amish Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 01:30 PM   #12
Golden Master
 
joxley1990's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 7,846
Send a message via AIM to joxley1990 Send a message via MSN to joxley1990
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Quote:
Originally Posted by The Amish Kid
Well here's what I suggest
CPU - AMD x2 3800+ Link

Motherboard - ASUS A8N-SLI Deluxe Link

Memory - OCZ 2GB Platinum Link

Video Card - evga 7900gt Link

Hard Drive - Western Digital 250gb 16mb cache Link

Yeah, thats a nice system there..look into that.
__________________

joxley1990 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 02:50 PM   #13
Golden Master
 
ArrizX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 16,073
Send a message via MSN to ArrizX
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Id say like a 3700+ because its single core. And currently thats the best in gaming. Right? Hell, I dont even kow, lol
__________________
. ()()()()
./l ,[_\_\ ],
l---L ()lllllll()-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
ArrizX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 02:52 PM   #14
Golden Master
 
G35x's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 5,474
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Nah, man dual core is the way to go. Some games dont support dual core but in the near future they will, so def go with x2 or intel d..
__________________
Check out my car forum..
altimacoupes.com

what is up vanilla face
G35x is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 02:57 PM   #15
Golden Master
 
ArrizX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 16,073
Send a message via MSN to ArrizX
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Well, isnt he talking about right now? Anyways, if he wants a future proof rig, he almost has no choice but to go dual.
__________________
. ()()()()
./l ,[_\_\ ],
l---L ()lllllll()-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
ArrizX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 07:11 PM   #16
In Runtime
 
AMD RULES's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 258
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Yah I like this setup:

Quote:
Well here's what I suggest
CPU - AMD x2 3800+ Link

Motherboard - ASUS A8N-SLI Deluxe Link

Memory - OCZ 2GB Platinum Link

Video Card - evga 7900gt Link

Hard Drive - Western Digital 250gb 16mb cache Link
How about a psu?
AMD RULES is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 07:19 PM   #17
Daemon Poster
 
♂R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 839
Send a message via AIM to ♂R Send a message via MSN to ♂R Send a message via Yahoo to ♂R
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817148008


I have this power supply, it has ALOT of power and looks good and not too pricy either
__________________
www.cheek2pillow.com -My Short Films.
♂R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 07:58 PM   #18
Fully Optimized
 
ownage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 4,404
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

for the psu, get this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817711002
better than the Aspire one. A lot better.
ownage is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 08:02 PM   #19
Daemon Poster
 
♂R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 839
Send a message via AIM to ♂R Send a message via MSN to ♂R Send a message via Yahoo to ♂R
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

Yeah, and it is alot more expensive ALOT more!
__________________
www.cheek2pillow.com -My Short Films.
♂R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2006, 08:20 PM   #20
In Runtime
 
ChuNalt787's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 307
Default Re: Suggestions for a New Rig

if your gaming get amd for sure. i second the suggestion made by AMDRules.
__________________

ChuNalt787 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0