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Old 11-04-2005, 11:49 PM   #1
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Default What do you think of the setup im purchasing?

Motherboard: ASUS P5RD1-V ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.0E 800MHz FSB Socket 478 Processor

Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar SE 200GB 3.5" IDE Ultra ATA100 Hard Drive

Video Card: MSI Geforce 6600GT NX6600GT-TD128E Video Card

Floppy: SONY Black Internal Floppy Drive Model MPF920 Black

Case: KINGWIN MTX425SW Silver/Gray Computer Case

Extra Cooling Fan: KINGWIN F-01B 4PIN 80mm Ball Case Cooling Fan

DVD Burner: NEC Black IDE DVD Burner Model ND-3540A

Memory: CORSAIR XMS 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM Dual Channel Kit System Memory

I'm gonna use my old monitior and this will be my first build. Anyone got any comments or suggestions. Am I missing anything?


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Old 11-04-2005, 11:52 PM   #2
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Default Re: What do you think of the setup im purchasing?

hmm ur getting a pretty descent video card, i would suggest AMD processors.

also there will be no use wasting money on a floppy, no one uses it anymore

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Old 11-04-2005, 11:59 PM   #3
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This setup looks fine. I am actually going to be building my first computer in a week or two and I am planning on getting the same graphics card. From what I have read and saw its the best card for your buck.

EDIT - I would also suggest going AMD.
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Old 11-05-2005, 12:02 AM   #4
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im looking and im likeing... im an intel guy ... what can i say
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