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February 12, 2008 1:39:23 AM

hi so ive been looking around newegg and such and here are the parts i have on a list for a potential build any suggestions or advice is needed and appreciated.
EVGA 132-CK-NF78-A1 LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard
Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
graphics cards:
XFX PVT88PYDF4 GeForce 8800GT 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video x2
power supply:
Thermaltake W0106RU Complies with ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V version 700W Power Supply
CORSAIR XMS2 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model TWIN2X2048-6400C4
hard drive:
seagate barracuda 250gb
disc drives:
SAMSUNG 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe Black PATA Model SH-S202N x2
comes to about 1600$ so any tips would be very appreciated

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February 12, 2008 2:08:38 AM

Well for your budget i would upgrade to the gts for the better cooling,but other than that looks good.
February 12, 2008 3:08:03 AM

Drop the ThermalTake power supply for a PC Power and Cooling Silencer 610W. Its a great power supply at a great price and is still well over what you need for that system, even if you were to go for a 4GHz overclock and put dual(likely even triple) 8800GTXs in your system.