i want to build a computer. i want to be able to play most games on this, i might go with the 7600 gt but i dont know, can you guys please give me ideas on what cpu,gpu,psu,mobo etc.
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3/12/06 at 8:35pm
Originally Posted by badbob
Budget? $ or £?
AMD or Intel?
SLI, Crossfire or single GFX?
Hard disc space required?
For instance this a good setup which I'm looking at (have below case and PSU already)..
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+ socket 939 Dual Core 2.2Ghz 1Mb and 1Mb Cache
ASUS A8N-SLI Premium skt939 nForce4 Gigabit Ethernet Firewire 8channel audio
Corsair (TWINX2048-3200C2PT) 2GB (2 x 1GB Matched Pair) DDR PC3200 2x128Mx64 non-ECC 2x184 DIMM unbuffered 2-3-3-6 64Mx8 DRAMs Matched Pair Silver Heat Spreader
Sapphire Radeon X1900XT 512mb GDDR3 PCI-E Dual DVI ViVO
or Nivida 7900GTX 512MB
Western Digital Caviar SE16 320GB 3200KS SATA-II 16MB Cache - OEM (HD-070-WD) X 2
Coolermaster Stacker Full tower case
600W Enermax Liberty PSU
20" Widescreen Monitor
Originally Posted by chevyrulz099
i wouldnt buy under 400. ill probably buy 450. ill have 4 HD's, 2 cd's, and my gfx card (150ish$) thatll be enough with the conroe i buy though.
watts matters only so much. stick to the big name brands with PSU's
a 400watt name brand-psu can outperform (in watts) a 480 generic.
Originally Posted by boomheadshot45
i would like amd, i would like to oc this gpu, and i heard that asus makes good motherboards, also what is the least amount of watts i should get in a psu. any suggestions