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July 22, 2012 8:13:00 PM

so i have never built a computer and dont know a ton about them and i want to know what you think of this build?? oh and i am confused i have a lite on dvd burner
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... <-- this
does this just BURN the cd or will it like actually read them like video games OS such as windows 7 and stuff? thanks! here is my build!

intel core 2105 sandybridge 3.1ghz (i went with this cause the built in graphics is better than the 2150 and i am gonna get a graphics card just not for awhile)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

ASRock Z77 Extreme4 mobo
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Kingston hyperx 8GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

rosewill challenger black gaming case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

seasonic M12II 520 bronze 520w power supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

samsung seagate 500GB hard drive
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

and windows 7 home premium
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

total (with shipping) $615.06

so let me no how it is! oh and later i am gonna be adding radeon 6870.
but so it would be great to tell me how this build is and about the lite on dvd burner if it can read to.. thanks!!

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July 22, 2012 9:21:04 PM

it will work

the DVD drive works as a normal CD/DVD drive as well as being able to burn them
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July 22, 2012 9:43:25 PM

I'd get the 2120. The HD3000 graphics really aren't much better than HD2000. Quite frankly, they both suck, and for gaming you'll want to get that 6870 ASAP.

The RAM you picked will void your warranty Intel only supports 1.5v RAM.

Get these instead:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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July 22, 2012 10:00:56 PM

^ I agree
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July 22, 2012 10:08:56 PM

nekulturny said:
I'd get the 2120. The HD3000 graphics really aren't much better than HD2000. Quite frankly, they both suck, and for gaming you'll want to get that 6870 ASAP.

The RAM you picked will void your warranty Intel only supports 1.5v RAM.

Get these instead:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...


awesome thanks!! so should i just wait longer before buying my computer and purchase the 6870 with all of it then??
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a c 118 B Homebuilt system
July 23, 2012 4:21:18 AM

That would be ideal yes. And you're welcome.
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