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: ForumTrying to build a new computer ~~~ First Time ~~~ ForumFirst time build , trying to avoid overkill ForumI'm going to try to build a computer for the first time and need help ForumTrying to build PC and its my first time ForumIm trying to build my first computer and need some advice on hardware ForumIm trying to Build my first Computer looking for help!! ForumTrying to build a $1000 PC for the first time ForumTrying to build my first computer , and need help if parts are good ForumNoob trying to build his first computer ForumFirst time build , trying to keep it close to $800. Opinions Please ForumComputer Build ( First time builder). ForumFirst Computer Build in a Long Time --- @$1500 to spend ForumTrying to build first gaming computer ForumTrying to build my first computer for gaming ForumFirst time building a computer , $1200 budget ForumFirst Time Computer Build ForumFirst time trying to cool my comp... ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNew build ForumBudget computer, Please help More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !