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Old 12-19-2005, 08:04 PM   #1
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Default finally built my semi-dream machine

hey guys. just excited about my semi-dream machine i put together. i know you guys probably dont care but i shall post this anyways. specs:

-Athlon64 3500+ venice 2.2ghz (OC to 2.5, dont wanna take it any farther)
-Asus A8N-SLI premium
-2 x 512mb Corsair XMS PC3200 and 2 x 512 Geil PC3200 (2 gigs in all)
-Thermaltake BigTyphoon cooler for CPU (a true beauty)
-PCIe ATI Radeon X800XL 256mb
-Arctic Silencer 4 cooler for the X800XL (another true beauty)
-CoolerMaster Centurion (black, with a blue front)
-Antec NeoPower 480W (custom cabling PS)
-Samsung 80GB hard drive SATA 7200rpm 8mb cache
-Samsung DVDrw dual-layer
-PCI Soundblaster Live! 5.1 digital

it's not the most amazing machine. but it's very nice. i really want to get two 7800gts for my SLI board. but that's just money i dont have.
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Old 12-19-2005, 09:08 PM   #2
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pretty nice.


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Old 12-19-2005, 09:13 PM   #3
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Can i ask how much that ran you?
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You should take some pictures of it when you have a chance
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Old 12-19-2005, 09:28 PM   #5
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hmm whyd you get a x800xl for an sli board? shoulda gotten a 6800 or sumtin. otherwise very nice.
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Old 12-19-2005, 10:30 PM   #6
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Nice system. That X1800 XL should be very good, and if you enjoy overclocking, it definately won't disappoint you.

EDIT>>> Nevermind. I thought you had a X1800 XL. Either way, the X800 XL is a pretty good card, so be happy with it.
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Old 12-20-2005, 12:37 AM   #7
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Can i ask how much that ran you?
i actually traded a guy for my laptop. my laptop was worth about 1000 plus he threw in 250. so yeah.

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You should take some pictures of it when you have a chance
i have. i'm just too lazy to upload them from my digital camera. but i'll try to get the motivation tomorrow

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hmm whyd you get a x800xl for an sli board? shoulda gotten a 6800 or sumtin. otherwise very nice.
yeah they guy who had it before me put it in there. i would of gotten a 7800 but beggers can't be choosers.
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Old 12-20-2005, 02:12 PM   #8
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Thats a nice system there, good luck!
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hey u traded for it, cant argue. not a bad system, any overclocking done on the video card?
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