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August 21, 2007 11:46:26 AM

I am not a beginer with computers but i need some help in decide what to choose.
So i made a configuration but i am verry unsure if it is the best:

Asus STRIKER-EXTREME NForce 680i SLI (C55XE) / MCP55PXE, LGA 775, 1333/1066/800/533Mhz, 4*DDR2-800/667/533 Dual Ch ECC; 2*PCIex16/1*PCI-ex16@8 Speed/1*PCIex1/2PCI, ATA133*1/SATA II*6(RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5, JBOD), Extra Storage Controller Sil3132: SATA II*2 RAID 0, 1, JBOD
Core%u21222 Quad Processor Q6600 2.400 GHz FSB1066 8MB L2 65nm Socket 775 BOX
2 x Geil Ultra || 2GB - PC2 6400 DC - DDR2 800MHz | 2GB | SPD 4-4-4-12 | 2 x 1GB
WD3200KS - 320.0GB WD Caviar, WD320.0KS, RPM 7200, S-ATA 2 16MB CACHE
BFG nVidia GeForce 8800GTX OC 768 MB - BFGR88768GTXOCEI
Chieftech LBX-02-BBB
FORTRON Epsilon 700w

Now i need to know if ive made some mistakes in this configuration and if u have any sugestions

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August 21, 2007 12:27:40 PM

What's your budget? How much does all this cost to get at the moment? If you tell us that then we can have a look at other options for you. :) 
August 21, 2007 12:34:37 PM

well it will be around 1700 euro...i am from Romania and some brands are not present or to expesive (egg: crucial ballistic is not anymore on our market :( ( )
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August 21, 2007 1:00:59 PM

Dont waste your time with the extreme striker waaay over priced unless your going SLI, playing games at 1920 x 1200 or higher. you better of getting the gigabyte p35 ds3r. very good to over clock too.
August 21, 2007 1:24:20 PM

like sharp said the Intel p35 gigabyte ds3r is a better pick, also what are you gonna do with your system?. Oh ya make sure you get a q6600 with G0 stepping
August 21, 2007 1:57:19 PM

i will go on sli but it will be a little bit later, what i will do with my computer? well i will play games an some video editing. Now i have 7900gt and i dont like any more how it handle the games. about the gigabite i will never buy gigabyte, i had 2 computers with gigabite and i hate this brand.
now i need a good computer stable. my last comp was tested 2 week before buying but now i can not do that any more. so i need ur advice if it is ok, the money doesen't matter.
PS sorry my english!