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Old March 23, 2013, 08:01 AM
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You want the video card for the Q6600 solely for video playback (no gaming)? Budget for the cooler?
Video playback only. I'd like to do the entire mobo/cpu/ram/hsf and new PCI-E card for $850 before taxes and shipping,

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Maybe one of these for the motherboard? Hits all your points...
Newegg.ca - ASRock Z77 Performance LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
Newegg.ca - ASRock Z77 Fatal1ty Professional LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Video card, GT210 or GT430 from whatever brand you want. There's passive and active models.

Why air cooling? You could get an AIO watercooler for roughly the same price and typically better performance with less space.
Call me old fashioned...
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