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Old 09-13-2008, 09:36 PM   #1
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Hay Guys whats up my name is brad and im here to get some advice from gaming pros like u guys. I Kno alot about computers and im working on a 600-700$ budget and im not getting a montor im useing my old one/TV but heres the specs if u have any ideas for me to get cheeper but around hte same level of proformence then tell me. (i plan to play games like WoW Spore Most FPS Unreal Games that domand some high level Graphics) im to lazy to put eveything so i will give links

My CPU:http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...u=CP1-AM2-4600

HDD: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...sku=TSD-250AS6

MoBo: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...?EdpNo=3584477

Opictal Drive (not that its important for u to know): http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...?EdpNo=3901538

RAM: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...4&sku=C13-2022

GPU (one singal slot and one double slot): http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...&sku=E145-9614

PSU : http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...&sku=O261-2005

OS: Windows Vista Home Prem 64-bit

Im running SLI so dont ask but give me advice and tell me what u think

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Old 09-14-2008, 12:05 AM   #2
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Might be helpful if the links worked

MSI K9N2GM-FIH motherboard AMD Phenom Agena 9600(2) Crucial Ballistix Tracer 1GB PC2 6400 Thermaltake 430W PSU
160GB Segate Barracuda HDD 19" Wide Screen Hanns-G
Raidmax Tornado ATX Case OS- Gentoo
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Old 09-22-2008, 09:53 PM   #3
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Well, I can help you balance stuff around. I can get you an extremely nice build for around $700.00, which can easily be overclocked to compete with the high end gaming rigs. Start looking on www.newegg.com. You will find nicer stuff for extremely cheap/affordable prices. That computer won't give you good results. It won't run the newer games at high settings. Maybe low to medium, at best.

I'll give you an overview of my build.

Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4Ghz-$189.99+Free Shipping
Motherboard: Asus P5QL PRO-$89.99 (Bought at store.)
RAM: Kingston Hyperx 1GB DDR2 800(x2)-$44.00 (Bought at store.)
GPU: PNY Nvidia 8800GT: $110.99+Free Shipping
Case: TRICOD 9003 Black http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16811240001- $75.98

The case came with a great 500W power supply. So, I saved a good hundred or so dollars there. Total cost is $510.9x, give or take 5 dollars for state tax on the motherboard and RAM. The case is discontinued now. But, I would have highly recommended it. Don't hesitate to ask for opinions or advice. i'm not the smartest guy here. But, I am cheap. Ha!

P.S. You can spend the rest of your budget and buy a nice monitor if you make a similar build to mine.
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Old 09-22-2008, 10:25 PM   #4
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Check the date's and the words above the original posters name. He's been banned for god knows what reason(Mods=God).

And just if he's looking at this right now, I would go with a M2N32-SLI Wireless edition for when it's used in SLI, both PCI-E ports are set to speeds of 16X, and not downgraded to 8x.

Also, I would recommend getting a Aftermarket Cooler with that CPU to OC it as it can OC quite well. Get a 500Watt PSU, 700Watt is WAY too much for that. And get 2 8800GT's and SLI them.

Sadly he's banned so I can't wait for a response. Rohan23, remember to check dates and member statue before you post.
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