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October 18, 2007 8:52:56 PM

I am planing of buying a new computer so I need thoughts on this:

MB: ASUS P5K Premium/Wi-Fi Black Perl Edition
CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600
RAM: 2x1GB Hynix DDR2-800
GPU: MSI NX8800GTS-T20640E-HD-OC
HDD: Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3400620AS 400GB
DVD-RW: Pioneer DVR-112
Monitor: Samsung SyncMaster 940BW
Mouse: Logitech G5 Laser
Keyboard: Logitech Ultra X
Power Supply: SangYang YY-5410 550W

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October 18, 2007 9:21:54 PM

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October 18, 2007 10:42:57 PM

Black Pearl is overpriced and has SATA drive issues... If you want asus go with P5K-deluxe or P5K-e

Q600 is nice

I would get better ram than Hynix... OCZ or Crucial are popular and nice, if you are running 64bit OS id look at 4gb instead of 2gb

dont get MSI for 8800GTS look into BFG, XfX or eVGA. Also the new 8800GT comes out in a few weeks that COULD well be a GTS killer and cheaper.

The rest is good but id turf the ultra-x crap and get a G15 or 11... the G15 just went through a revision to make it a little sleeker

WOAH hangon i though SangYang made cars... Get a decent PSU... Corsair, OCZ, Antec or PCPC

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