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Old June 26, 2008, 07:26 AM
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Looks good

As per the hard drive, that WD 640GB is supposed to be one of the faster drives out there right now, though it seems it's somewhat hit and miss as people have gotten slow ones, but I think that's just due to the AAM (I think?) being set incorrectly.
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Old June 26, 2008, 01:24 PM
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its not so much i have the intention of going CF but i think that maybe once the 4870 drops in price to sub 200 it would be a worthwhile upgrade down the road so i would like to keep it an option....

as for the HDD thats what i hear you just got to disable AAM and it should perform faster
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Old June 26, 2008, 06:39 PM
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For a psu i'd go with a PCP&C 750 quad. http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=22071&vpn=S75QB&manufacture=PC%20Pow er%20&%20Cooling


Its almost $50 cheaper than that antec 850.I have one powering everthing in my sig,i loaded it up with f@h and 3dmark vantage at the same time and the power draw peaked at 632 on my killawatt meter.So assuming 20% efficiency loss thats only putting out like 510 watts from the psu if the killawatt is accurate.
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Old June 26, 2008, 06:59 PM
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man that's a lot more then i thought you could power with 750 watts lol.... but the PC P&C isn't modular.... they wouldn't happen to make a modular one would they?
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Not that i know of.
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o well then i guess ill just have lots and lots of room to upgrade lol thanks everyone for your help
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Plus One for the Noctua Nf-p12s fan i have now 6 of them in my water cooling setup and their silent those tricools are loud arse mofoos but their good for getting air out of a hot case the hard ware canucks sale has the Noctua's at 12.99 pretty good deal i paid 17.99 for 2 of them not too long ago lol so grab em when their cheaper! cheers and good luck
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Pretty much everything has been covered here as far as parts but I would just add that you should use the price compare on the site to get as good a price as possible for your parts. I've used it a few times and it helps
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