finally building a core2 rig...

finally i have the money to upgrade my crappy sempron to a core2
so this is what i have in mind:

yet to be determined (depends of how good nforce6 is, if it sucks then probably an Asus P5W DH Deluxe)

Hiper HPU-4K580 Black Modular 580W

core2 E6600

G-Skill DDR II PC6400 4-4-4-12 2X 1024MB HZ
(also looking to get the Super Talent T800UX2GC4)

2xSeagate 320GB 7200RPM S-300 16MB 11MS (ST3320620AS)

SAPPHIRE ATI X1900 XT 256GDDR3 PCI-E (or the x1950xt if available)
i'm waiting for dx10 so nothing to expensive here...

yet to be determined
see this article for that:

i have everything else like keyboard an mouse...
my budget is 1500-1600$ (with the case)
feedback would be nice :)
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  1. I would go for an E6400 and 8800GTX.
  2. you might be right, but i'll wait and see how good the 8800gtx is.
    i might be leaning towards the r600 and when that comes out, i'll have some money again 8)
    i will not decide to buy a dx10 card untill nvidia and ati have a decent card on the market.
    perhaps i should buy a cheaper card now?
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