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A list of hardware, All compatable?


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2coolforu

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Case: Aspire X-Cruiser Thermally Advantaged Case - Blue ($69.99)
http://www.xoxide.co...-case-blue.html

Motherboard: Asus A8N-SLT Deluxe ($166)
http://usa.asus.com/...-d/overview.htm

CPU: AMD Athon 64 3200+ , 2.00GHz, Socket 939 ($229.99)
http://www.compusa.c...329524&pfp=cat3

RAM: Crucial technology 512MB PC3200 (400Mhz) DDR DIMM Memory Module ($69.99 Each) ($139.98 total)
http://www.compusa.c...281219&pfp=cat3

Hard Drive: Cavier SE 200GB, 7200 RPM, Internal SATA/150 Hard Drive (From: Western Digital) ($122.99)
http://www.compusa.c...0296&pfp=BROWSE

Power Supply: Sure Power 600w BTX/ATX Power Supply ($129.99)
http://www.compusa.c...7510&pfp=BROWSE

Video Card: Predator GeForce MX4000 Plus Video Card, PCI, 128MB DDR ($69.99)
http://www.compusa.c...0996&pfp=BROWSE


I was making a list of hardware to make a new computer and this would be my first time trying. Do all the parts on this list work?? Any advice on putting these parts together?
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Well they will all work at first glance(broken links there by the way) but there are a couple of improvements that could be made. The gfx card is PCI but im sure that mobo has PCI-E which is not only much much better but allows you to choose a greater range of more appropriate cards(the one you picked is not really for the home user). The ram you want to buy in a matched pair not two seperate sticks, it usually works out faster and you can run the ram dual channel that way so it is significantly faster.
I couldnt see a core type there for the CPU yo want a venice core. And the PSU is a little overboard you will only need a 500W at the most, a 400W would be able to run the system quite happily.
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thanks, yea the links are a month old so they might be outdated

Edit: Ill make a new list, i think ill be better off that way....... :tazz: :)

Edited by 2coolforu, 14 November 2005 - 07:24 PM.

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