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April 29, 2010 6:41:44 AM

Hello,

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: in a month
BUDGET RANGE: $3000-5000
Before / After Rebates

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming
PARTS NOT REQUIRED:everything needed keyboard mouse OS...ect

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: amazong and other websites which ship international

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:UAE middle east

PARTS PREFERENCES: not sure which way to go with AMD or Intel / motherboard?

OVERCLOCKING: Maybe
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Crossfire

MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1200)

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: i have been away from PC world for about 5 years and now i need a gaming PC dont know which way to go AMD or Intel , my last PC was AMD, also im looking for good websites which ship internationaly please help me out
thanks

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April 29, 2010 8:26:58 AM

I'm going to see if I can pick your parts mostly from Conrad Int, then you can comparison shop. I haven't used them in a while and want to see what they have...

Case - Corsair Obsidian
http://www.conrad-international.com/websale7/?shopid=co...

PSU - Corsair HX850
http://www.conrad-international.com/websale7/?shopid=co...

i7 930
http://www.amazon.com/Intel-Processor-2-80GHz-LGA1366-B...

(Ok not so much with Conrad. The hardware is all quality but about 6 months out of date.)

Asus X58 board with SATA 6gb and USB 3
http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-P6X58D-Premium-1366-Motherbo...

6GB Corsair DDR3 1600 CL7
http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-TR3X6G1600C7-PC3-12800-16...

OCZ Vertex 120GB SSD
http://www.amazon.com/OCZ-Technology-Vertex-Solid-OCZSS...

Samsung F3 1TB
http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Spinpoint-Cache-Desktop-H...

Sony DVD drive
http://www.amazon.com/Sony-Optiarc-AD-7241S-0B-Layer-Li...

Win 7 premium 64-bit retail or OEM
Not on Amazon but I'm sure you can get this. The retail version will cost a bit more but can be installed on a new motherboard as needed. OEM version is mostly married to the motherboard it is installed on... you have to call and beg MS to transfer.

CPU cooler
http://www.amazon.com/Noctua-NH-U12P-SE1366-Heat-Pipe-B...


Monitor I give you my preference here... too big may be impressive but not practical to game on. I consider 24" ideal for gaming, others prefer smaller.

23" LG 2ms response times, excellent color and contrast for a TN monitor.
http://www.amazon.com/LG-W2353V-PF-23-Inch-Widescreen-M...
I'm using the 24" version of this and it's the best I have seen, although I think some Samsung models are just as good.

Backlit gaming keyboard
http://www.amazon.com/Razer-Lycosa-Programmable-Backlit...

Mouse Logitech G500
http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Gaming-Mouse-Black-Silve...
April 29, 2010 11:44:30 AM

thank you so much
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