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Old June 18, 2009, 07:31 AM
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Looking to see what everyone thinks of this build. I wanted to build something decent that would have high end parts that carry over such as a PSU and Monitor. I got a Mozart TX case so I am good there. I wanted to get a decent motherboard that supported ddr3 so I can use my ddr2 then get a awesome set of DDR3 when i get more money then upgrade to core i7.

So in a nutshell. I wanted to build a 1/2 decent system until I can afford DDR3 and a high end core i7 chip and motherboard.


-Corsair HX1000W CMPSU-1000HX 1000W ATX 20/24PIN ATX 80A 12V Afc Modular Power Supply W/ 140MM Fan
-ASRock P43TWINS1600 ATX LGA775 P43 DDR2 DDR3 PCI-E16 SATA2 Sound GBLAN Motherboard
-Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 Quad Core Processor LGA775 2.33GHZ Yorkfield 1333FSB 4MB Retail Box
-Samsung 2233RZ 22IN 120HZ 3D Ready Widescreen LCD Monitor Black 1680X1050 20000:1DC D *IR-$90*
-XFX GeForce GTX 285 Black Edition 690MHZ 1GB 2.6GHZ GDDR3 PCI-E 2XDVI HDCP Video Card W/ Far Cry 2
-Arctic Cooling Rc Turbo Module Dual 56MM Fan RAM Cooler - Requires Arctic Rc Memory Cooler Sku 31434

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Old June 23, 2009, 08:16 AM
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Why waste your money now. By Sept, prices of i7 build will be lower. I build my i7 (with budget x58 board) recently for under $1000 with price matching and rebates. Shop wisely and you will save
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