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Hello, I am building a new computer and I have a $700-$800 budget. I have found the parts and just want to know if they will work with eachother/ are the best for my budget. I am most likely buying from Canada Computers.

Case http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=6_112&item_id=040160

DVD Drive http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=3_61&item_id=029356

Cpu/processor http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=4_64&item_id=043085

RAM http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=24_311_312_612&item_id=035782

Hard Drive http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_210_212&item_id=041042

MotherBoard http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=26_722&item_id=044414

Video card http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=43_557_558&item_id=038669

OS http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=530&item_id=037803

Cooling Fan(x2) http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=8_130&item_id=027866

All together it comes to around $700 and I am going to get a decent monitor. I just want to know if these parts are compatible with each other or if you have any suggestions on better parts. Please Answer!
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  1. none of your links seems to work for me.
  2. pages cannot be found
  3. This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
  4. but from what ive seen bolded did you select an LGA 1155 mobo and an AMD processor, for Phenom/Athlon II's to work you need an am2+, am3, or am3+(i reccomend AM3+) Mobo with 1333MHz dual channel ram, if its bulldozer (or FX) it needs am3+ with up to 1866MHz dual channel ram
  5. better build here, DONT NEED TO CHANGE ANYTHING

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    HERE IS THE BUILD 709$

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    Ram = Kingston Technology HyperX Blu 4GB 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC CL9 DIMM (Kit of 2) XMP KHX1600C9D3B1K2/4GX 24$

    http://www.amazon.com/Kingston-Technology-1600MHz-KHX1600C9D3B1K2-4GX/dp/B003NWWM30/ref=sr_1_13?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1328477070&sr=1-13

    Hard Drive = Western Digital Caviar Blue 500 GB SATA III 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive - WD5000AAKX
    Western Digital Caviar Blue 500 GB SATA III 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive - WD5000AAKX 88$

    http://www.amazon.com/Western-Digital-Caviar-Cache-Desktop/dp/B00461G3MS/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1328298806&sr=1-2%20

    Case = GAMMA Classic Series ATX Mid Tower Interior Steel Chassis (Black) 40$

    http://www.amazon.com/GAMMA-Classic-Interior-Chassis-Black/dp/B002UDK9U6/ref=pd_vtp_e_2


    PSU= Corsair Builder Series CX V2 500-Watt 80 Plus Certified Power Supply Compatible with Intel and AMD Platforms - CMPSU-500CXV2 58$

    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-500-Watt-Certified-Compatible-Platforms/dp/B004W2T2U6/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1328298322&sr=1-3&tag=vglnk-c1001-20

    Graphics card = SAPPHIRE AMD Radeon HD 6870 1GB GDDR5 PCIE Graphics Card 164$

    http://www.amazon.com/SAPPHIRE-Radeon-6870-GDDR5-Graphics/dp/B005C8RTTU/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1328298873&sr=1-1


    Motherboard= ASRock 970 EXTREME3 AMD 970 & SB950 ATX DDR3 800 AMD - AM3+ Motherboard 90$

    http://www.amazon.com/ASRock-970-EXTREME3-SB950-DDR3/dp/B005POPRG8/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1328303757&sr=1-1

    Os= Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (Full) System Builder DVD 1 Pack 100$

    http://www.amazon.com/Windows-Premium-64bit-System-Builder/dp/B004Q0PT3I/ref=sr_1_3?s=software&ie=UTF8&qid=1328207983&sr=1-3


    disk drive = Asus 24xDVD±RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive DRW-24B1ST (Black) 23$

    http://www.amazon.com/Asus-24xDVD%C2%B1RW-Serial-Internal-DRW-24B1ST/dp/B0033Z2BAQ/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1328565603&sr=8-6&tag=vglnk-c1001-20


    CPU = AMD Phenom II X4 960T Processor, Black Edition, 3.0 4 Socket AM3 - HD96ZTWFGRBOX 115$

    http://www.amazon.com/AMD-Phenom-Processor-Black-Socket/dp/B0056D5AMY/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1328200245&sr=8-1\

    Extra fans

    Fan:Cooler Master Computer Case Cooling R4-L2R-20AC-GP 7$

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0026ZPFCK/sr=1-4/qid=1328478190/ref=olp_product_details?ie=UTF8&me=&qid=1328478190&sr=1-4&seller=&tag=vglnk-c1001-20


    709$
  6. Besides that sites a ripoff 150$ for a tb hard drive

    109$ on amazon

    229$
    for a hd 6870

    164 on amazon

    THAT SITE IS SHEIT
  7. how is your build better, do the links work for you?

    and also, phenoms have a 1333MHz ram controller, thus buying 1600MHz ram is a waste
  8. Hello, I am building a new gaming computer and would like some help. I am wondering if the list of parts I have put together are compatible with each other, or if there is any better parts for my budget. I have a $700-$800 budget, and I am buying my parts from Canada Computers. Here is the list:

    Case http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=6_112&item_id=040160

    Disk Drive http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=3_61&item_id=029356

    Processor http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=4_64&item_id=043085

    RAM http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=24_311_312_612&item_id=035782

    Hard Drive http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_210_212&item_id=041042

    Motherboard http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_210_212&item_id=041042

    Video card http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=43_557_558&item_id=038669

    OS http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=530&item_id=037803

    Cooling Fan (x2) http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=8_130&item_id=027866

    Those are all the parts I am getting and I just want to know if they are all compatible or your advice on the quality of the products. All together those parts come to around $700 and I still need a good cheap monitor. PLEASE REPLY ASAP!
  9. Thanks, but price doesn't really matter for me, I mainly just need to know is the parts are good/compatible.
  10. only problem is you are using a hard drive for a motherboard :P
  11. How is that a problem? Im just wondering because I dont understand :$
  12. Smiley Fishy said:
    Thanks, but price doesn't really matter for me, I mainly just need to know is the parts are good/compatible.

    The case and psu combo is terrible, but price doesn't really matter!
    You have the hdd linked twice.
  13. Can you suggest a better case and psu please, I didn't think it was that bad
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