XION Black XION II XON-103 SECC Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case 450W Power Supply - Retail
Model #: XON-103
(My comment: It says 20 pin power connector but someone said it was 24 pins, but that doesnt matter with my PSU)
Gigabyte GA-K8NF-9 Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail
Model #: GA-K8NF-9
(My comment: None)
SAPPHIRE 100106-RD Radeon X850XT 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - OEM
Model #: 100106-RD
(My comment: I cant wait to get a good graphics card . Also takes up an extra PCI slot for the cooler)
Antec SmartPower 2.0 SP-400 ATX12V 400W Power Supply - Retail
Model #: SP-400
(My comment: Case PSU's are flaky. I estimated my comp to use 225W (Its probably lower though)
AMD Athlon 64 3500+ Venice 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Processor Model ADA3500BPBOX - Retail
Model #: ADA3500BPBOX
(My comment: This was cheaper than the 2.0ghz model o_O... This on is 2.2 Also, I do not plan on overclocking)
Western Digital Caviar SE WD2000JD 200GB 7200 RPM Serial ATA150 Hard Drive - OEM
Model #: WD2000JD
(My comment: I'm making the switch from 40gb to 200gb.... Now I dont have to be cautious!!)
EDIT: Thanks to scot I updated to SATA for only 7 dollars more, thanks!
Sunbeam EL-KB-03-BK 2-Tone PS/2 Wired Standard Illuminated Keyboard - Retail
(My comment: It gets dark early here in Germany, dont worry though, I am American and so I get mail at the base, and newegg ships to AE)
Logitech MX310 930928-0403 2 tone 6 Buttons 1x Wheel USB + PS/2 Optical Mouse - Retail
(My comment: I have a Microsoft wireless mouse that hardly works anymore, I'm going to switch back to wired)
LITE-ON Black IDE Combo Drive Model SOHC-5236V BK RTL - Retail
Model #: SOHC-5236V BK RTL
(My comment: I was never a fan of having one for DVD and one for CD)
Other: (Wireless card)
NOVA TECH NV-926W 32bit PCI2.2 54Mbps Unwire Adapter - Retail
Model #: NV-926W
(My comment: Lets take a Cat5 cable and go all the way through the living and up the stairs with it! Saved by wireless technology!)
And the real money killer, the OS:
Microsoft Windows XP Home With SP2 - OEM
(My comment: I dont really care about Professional, I'm going to be using Linux most of the time anyways)
$89.95 (Why Bill!?)
WOOHOO - I like it!
Not counting shipping and taxes, but my mom is paying those
I have saved up a year for this, and Im really looking forward to it *twitch*
You may have noticed that I don't have RAM or a monitor...
I have 512mb or DDR 3200 DIMM 184-pin RAM sitting unopened next to me, and a crusty old CRT monitor I can use until I save up again for a LCD.
The WishList for more info
I also need to brainstorm a name for the computer. MindTempest is my idea.
Thanks so much and I'm going to go post a bit on these forums!
Edited by GameMakerThomas, 12 January 2006 - 11:12 AM.