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Old October 18, 2008, 07:03 PM
xghostz xghostz is offline
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Default final build

1. What YOUR PC will be used for. That means what types of tasks you'll be performing.
Gaming
2. What YOUR budget is. A price range is acceptable as long as it's not more than a 20% spread
$1000-1500
3. What country YOU will be buying YOUR parts from.
Canada
4. IF YOU have a brand preference. That means, are you an Intel-Fanboy, AMD-Fanboy, ATI-Fanboy, nVidia-Fanboy, Seagate-Fanboy, WD-Fanboy, etc, etc, etc, you get the picture.
Any
5. If YOU intend on using any of YOUR current parts, and if so, what those parts are.
no
6. IF YOU have searched and/or read similar threads.
yes
7. IF YOU plan on overclocking or run the system at default speeds.
yes
8. WHEN do you plan to build it?
soon, gotta save up.

this is what I have so far.

CPU: E8400
Mobo: Aus P5Q
GPU: 4870 or 4870X2
PSU: Corsair 750W
Case:silverstone fortress
CPU Heatsink: Zalman
HDD: Seagate barracuda 500GB
Drive: LG DVD Drive
Keyboard: need
Mouse: need
Thermal paste: MX-2
OS: Windows vista home basic 64bit OEM

this is what I've picked so far. not sure of the price so if you guys could help me find the cheapest to pricematch at NCIX.com. as for the gpu, if you guys can build me a PC with a 4870x2 for under 1500 including the OS, I'd appreciated it.
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