Trying to build a computer. My first time Tags: Homebuilt Core Intel Systems Last response: July 25, 2009 7:39 PM in Systems Share jonno208 July 25, 2009 6:48:22 PM Mother board Gigabyte S775 Intel P45 ATX A L Combo http://www.dabs.ie/products/gigabyte-s775-intel-p45-atx... Processor Intel Q8200 Core 2 Quad S775 4MB 2.33GHz 1333FSB http://www.dabs.ie/products/intel-q8200-core-2-quad-s77... or Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 S775 2.8GHz http://www.dabs.ie/products/intel-core-2-duo-e7400-s775... RAM I know about ram and need no help with that Hard drive Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB 7200RPM U133 8MB http://www.dabs.ie/products/hitachi-deskstar-p7k500-500... Graphic card XFX GeForce 9600GT 650Mhz 512MB PCI-Express 2.0 DVI http://www.dabs.ie/products/xfx-geforce-9600gt-650mhz-5... Sound card Integrated in mother board Optical drives Don't need help with them Power supply No clue size to use Have i left any thing out??? More about : build computer time jonno208 July 25, 2009 7:08:51 PM Will you please reply im not sure if i have done this wright hunter315 a b B Homebuilt system July 25, 2009 7:38:13 PM For the ram i would suggest this http://www.dabs.ie/products/ocz-technology-2x2gb-240dim... As for the PSU the 9600GT only needs a ~400 watt PSU so this one will suffice and is from a good brand http://www.dabs.ie/products/corsair-memory-450w-atx-ps-... About choosing between the processors, what are you planning to do with the system? If its for gaming the dual core is better because it is faster, if you are doing things that can run on multiple cores then the quad will better serve you. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cmichael138 a b B Homebuilt system July 25, 2009 7:39:37 PM I would recommend one of these 2 instead of the Hitachi HD: http://www.dabs.ie/products/seagate-1tb-7200rpm-32mb-sa... http://www.dabs.ie/products/western-digital-750gb-7200r... This power supply would be plenty and is avery reputable brand: http://www.dabs.ie/products/corsair-memory-520-watt---a... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Trying to build a new computer ~~~ First Time ~~~ Forum First time build , trying to avoid overkill Forum I'm going to try to build a computer for the first time and need help Forum Trying to build PC and its my first time Forum Im trying to build my first computer and need some advice on hardware Forum Im trying to Build my first Computer looking for help!! Forum Trying to build a $1000 PC for the first time Forum Trying to build my first computer , and need help if parts are good Forum Noob trying to build his first computer Forum First time build , trying to keep it close to $800. Opinions Please Forum Computer Build ( First time builder). Forum First Computer Build in a Long Time --- @$1500 to spend Forum Trying to build first gaming computer Forum Trying to build my first computer for gaming Forum First time building a computer , $1200 budget Forum First Time Computer Build Forum First time trying to cool my comp... Forum Help Building $700 Gaming PC Forum New build Forum Budget computer, Please help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !