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Old 07-25-2008, 11:18 AM   #21
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Default Re: What should I upgrade?

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Alright, I did a bit more searching today and I came up with this. ncix.com accepts money orders, so I think I will order from them.

CPU (comes with fan): http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...MD#Recommended

RAM: http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...Z%20Technology

VIDEO (666 million transistors lol): http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...acture=Diamond

My power supply is actually 420W (lc-a420atx) and it came with my computer case. The manager also told me that I will most likely need to change it in a few years, so I think I will do that now. I have money leftover so I might as well. Now here's where I'm really lost. 100% lost. Power supplies, what should I look for in a power supply?

I have to head to work now, I would just like to thank both of you for your help. It's really confusing trying to upgrade a computer, building one is a bit easier. So, thanks a ton (imperial).
the best buy at the best price is this one, someone's running a 9800GTX with it in the Newegg reviews, so you shouldn't have any problems powering your 4850 (great choice btw)...

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Old 07-26-2008, 05:46 AM   #22
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Default Re: What should I upgrade?

Alright, I'll do that then. Thanks for all the info everyone. I'll post back in a few weeks after I buy everything.

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