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Old May 4, 2007, 02:32 PM
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Default New computer help.

hey guy new to these forums but not to building computers

PSU= Silverstone Element ST50EF-PLUS 500W ATX12V 24PIN Power Supply W/120MM Fan Active PFC 80PLUS RoHS - DirectCanada

CPU= e4300

Ram= Corsair XMS2 TWIN2X2048-5400C4 2GB 2X1GB PC5400 DDR2-667 CL 4-4-4-12 240PIN Dual Channel Memory - DirectCanada

MoBo= Asus P5b-Plus

Case=Coolermaster CAC-T05 Centurion 5 Aluminum ATX Tower Case 5X5.25 1X3.5 4X3.5INT SILVER-BLACK No PS - DirectCanada

going to use the pci voodoo4500 video card form now till the new ati card come out to lower prices

i have a hdd and dvd writer and all the others.

is is this a good choice come to about 600 dollars cad ?

make some suggestion would like to stay under 650 if i can .

should i swap out my mem for the rendition 1 gb pc2 5300 ddr2 667 for 40.00 and get 2 of them to make 2 gb of ram?

i also would like to purchase a 8800 card i am sure this psu could handle this right?

and i would like to over clock this cpu as well. thanks
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Old May 4, 2007, 06:25 PM
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I think they look like great choices, and yeah- you'd be fine to run an 8800gts.
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