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November 30, 2009 9:13:42 AM

I have a
amd fx-62 cpu,
xfx 8800gts,
2 gig of corsair xms2 ram and a
asus m2r32-mvp motherboard.
500 watt antec power supply
I was thinking of upgrading my pc or buying another one, this one is from cyberpower pc. Lasted me a few years now. This xmas i get some school money back and was wondering what you would think is better.

The parts i picked out are

amd phenom agena cpu its only around 100 bux on newegg
ati 5750 or 70 video card is $140-160
2-4 more gigs of corsair xms2 ram, my mother board supports up to 8 gigs, but only up to 800hz, about $100-120 or less
and one of those western digital caviar black edition hard drives , 500 gigs for like $69.

or one of these

its a little more then i plan on spending but i would make the sacrifice if its better then what im building. For some reason i dont think it is. Its why im asking for opinions. I also plan on moving to windows 7 if that helps any.
thanks for your time and opinions.

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a b V Motherboard
November 30, 2009 10:06:24 AM

You want to ditch Agena asap and go for either Propus or Deneb lol I would say reuse your PSU/Case/GPU and hit a DDR3 platform
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December 3, 2009 1:30:11 AM

whats wrong with the agena cpu's i decided to go for the
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Socket AM2+ 125W Quad-Core Black Edition

im trying to not go over 400-500 to, if you can suggest a better setup like motherboard etc and cpu ram and vid card let me know.
a b V Motherboard
December 3, 2009 5:09:57 AM

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better)) BUDGET RANGE: (e.g.: 600-800) Before / After Rebates

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: (e.g.: Folding@Home, gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies)

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: (e.g.: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS) **Include Power Supply Make & Model If Re-using**

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: (e.g.:, -- to show us selection & pricing) COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: (e.g.: Grand Fenwick)

PARTS PREFERENCES: by brand or type (e.g.: I would like to use an AMD CPU & Biostar mobo with a 24" LCD and full tower case)

OVERCLOCKING: Yes / No / Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes / No / Maybe

MONITOR RESOLUTION: (e.g.: 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200)

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