Purpose of PC, run basic office programs, Quickbooks, word, etc.
Gaming - WoW, hopefully get into more once I have a better PC
Media Center - this will be used to store Music, Pics & Movies then feed through my xBox360 as an extender to have everything on my Home Theater System
I already have copy of Vista Ultimate w/ Media Center for the OS
* I'm open so suggestions whether I could save money and step down CPU for my use or if this is worth,
I can get an e8400 for $190 but i have to wait - is it worth the wait???? and if I do, Do i need to upgrade MOBO to?, if so that becomes a pretty expensive upgrade all together.
DVD Drive - $34 - SAMSUNG 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe Black SATA Model SH-S203N
TOTAL After MIB - $1078 -
THoughts???? critique please - I'm torn on the case & PSu - but it really seems like good ste-up - dual 12v raild with 32amps on PSU - decent case with 2 120mm fans, which I could upgrade or add more later.
How much of a role does the Graphics Card play in Blu Ray & DVD playback - if I pipe it out to my 60 inch Plasma?