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First time build

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July 27, 2009 7:45:00 PM

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: In a couple of hours
BUDGET RANGE: £1100

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: General use, WoW, gaming, music, movies

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: DVD Drive Using a pioneer one that i have the 112d

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: scan.co.uk, ebuyer.co.uk, overclockers.co.uk

PARTS PREFERENCES: i7 and the samsung t240

OVERCLOCKING: Later on

MONITOR RESOLUTION:1920x1200

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: since this is my first time i dont wanna piss my parents money up the wall lol, just wanted some advice on whether everything fits, mostly unsure about the PSU and the ram, as well as powercolor as a manufacturer

http://i27.tinypic.com/lvek6.jpg

Thats the build as id probably order it

Thank You in advance :D 

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July 27, 2009 8:06:27 PM

looks good but get a PCP&C 750w over the ModXstream.

and get the IIyama prolite over the samsung monitor since It's cheaper and has the same specs.
July 27, 2009 9:29:09 PM

Ok well thats a bit outside my budget, so i think i'll go with the corsair 620W?
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July 27, 2009 9:45:35 PM

Abdul_3d said:
Ok well thats a bit outside my budget, so i think i'll go with the corsair 620W?



The ocz psu will be ok , the 620 HX corsair would be fine too and is a great PSU
July 28, 2009 12:49:35 AM

My Recommendations:
Go with the OCZ Platinum 6GB (3x2GB) DDR3 1600 RAM. It has faster timings then the OCZ Gold.
Go with the Western Digital 640GB Black hard drive over the Samsung
July 28, 2009 2:47:56 AM

the samsung F1 is faster than the wd black . Not much in it , but definitely faster

and the newer 500 gig per platter samsungs are faster again
July 28, 2009 4:24:01 PM

I think i'll stick with the 700W OCZ one its got good reviews and is cheaper, so keeps me in budget
July 28, 2009 4:37:21 PM

OCZ has been getting better. just remember that the PCU is the 1 place you don't want to skimp. If it blows you can posibly fry the whole computer.
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