New SLi System Build Tags: Build Systems Last response: September 23, 2008 1:07 AM in Systems Share odie1941 September 22, 2008 11:24:17 PM Folks, Per my last week debacle - the wife to be has let me build a new system. Would love your input: Total Cost: $200 (Getting the processor as a wedding gift! - good friends I have...) -Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 2.13Ghz (Freebie) -MB-N680-ILT9 nForce 680i 775 ATX Motherboard -Crucial 2GB PC-5300 DDR2 Memory Kit (Two 1GB DDR2-667 Memory Modules -e-GeForce 8600 GTS 256MB GDDR3 PCIe Graphics Card Already Have: -Antec Lanboy Case -500W ThermalTake psu -2 Maxtor 80GB Hard Drives -Floppy -24x DVD Thanks in advance Odie1941 More about : sli system build | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove br3nd064 September 23, 2008 12:39:44 AM What games were you planning on playing? I'd definitely upgrade the video card and maybe get 4gb of ram instead of 2 if you have the extra money. | Report abuse aevm September 23, 2008 1:07:02 AM A single 8800GT or HD 4850 would be better idea than 8600GTS SLI. I hope you can afford the upgrade, it's a big difference. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>New SLi System Build> Related ressources: ForumNew Gaming System Build - Intel/ SLI ForumNew System Build - M2N32- SLI Deluxe Wireless ForumNew build SLi system , what first? Forum[ New System Build ] Going for the gaming upgrade ( SLI good?) Forumfew questions regarding sli /motherboard for new system build ForumNew system build for under $1000usd ForumStudent Gaming System - New build ForumNeed to build a new system ASAP, need help! first build ForumAdvice on new system i7 2600k gtx 560ti sli ForumOffer some advice on a new system build ? ForumNew build feedback sought ($1400 content creation system )... ForumItching between SLI vs a completely new system ForumNew System Build GPU issue? ForumBest cooling solution for a new 680 sli build ForumPSU wattage for overclocked system and sli 680's ForumSLI or not SLI for new build ForumMostly new Build , SLI , RAID 0, Cooling Advice ForumNew Powerful System build ? ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m Forum[New System Build] For Starcraft II/ Diablo III/ Half Life II More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !