Lan PC

Hi, I recently got my brothers old computer, the PSU does not work and I can't be arsed to buy a new PSU for it. So I was planning on making a LAN PC out of the parts. I am not sure however about what motherboard I should get.

This is the setup I am planning on getting: (AG=Already Got)

Case: Silverstone SG07 (with 600w PSU)
CPU: AMD Athlon 64 @ 2.40Ghz (AG)
GPU: Geforce 7800GT Gainward (AG)
RAM: 2GB 500Mhz DDR Corsair (2x1gb) (AG)
HDD: 250GB 3,5" Internal HDD

I think that's all the components..
And I am not planning on buying anything I don't need, like an SSD.
So yeah, what motherboard should I get? One that fits the CPU and the memory..
Thanks for taking the time to read this =)
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  1. Reply please...?
    I need to know kinda fast :S
  2. CMON answer pleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeease
  3. I don't get it. No answers? Normally I get a answer in under 1hour
  4. there's not much to say about it you already have most of the system I would however get this psu and this case instead.

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146065&Tpk=NZXT%20vulcan

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817207007&cm_re=xfx_650-_-17-207-007-_-Product

    Both are cheaper and better for your needs.
  5. Don't bump the thread so much.Anyway that pc is VERY outdated.The parts it has are unusable for a gaming pc of any kind.
  6. ^+1 BeCoolBro

    He speaks the truth. The best that PC can do is be relegated to an internet browser/email checker.

    For a LAN you'll need all new components.
  7. It's not that bad on lan parties I play retro games and for that it'll do great. although an overhaul would do it some good.
  8. Unless the party is specifically for retro games, in which case a 5 year old PC will obviously do fine, then he will need a new system for current generation games.

    Did we really have to state an old computer will work better on old games?
  9. It good for light games like reflexive games.
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