I'm new here and i would like your advice Tags: Components Product Last response: June 30, 2003 8:53 PM in Components Share Davorin June 30, 2003 6:51:18 PM hi! i'm planning on buying new pc and i would like you guys to tell me what you think of it...here it goes: Pentium 4 2.4 HT PRO @ 800MHz CPU: Intel® Pentium® 4 2.4 GHz @ 800 MHz FSB, 512k cache, Socket 478 Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor with HT Technology MBR: FIC 1stMainboard VL35G Supporting the Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor with HT Technology Intel® 865G Chipset, Intel® ICH5, 400/533/800 MHz FSB, 2 DDR, Up to 2GB DDR 266/333/400, 1x AGP/ 3x PCI, Onboard Intel Extreme Graphic 2, LAN, 5.1 Channel audio, IEEE 1394, USB 2.0 RAM: 512 MB (2 x 256 MB) DDR PC3200 @ 400 MHz FDD: 1,44 MB, 3.5" HDD: IBM/Hitachi DeskStar 180GXP 60 GB, 7.200 RPM, ATA/100, 2 MB buffer CD-RW+DVD+: Samsung SM-348B, 48x CD/24x CD-RW/48x CD-R + 16x DVD, IDE VGA: FIC 1stGraphics ATI Radeon 9200, 64 MB DDR, AGP 8X, w/CRT + DVI + TV-out Modem: E-Tech PCI56AVP, 56K V.92 Hardware modem, Intel/Ambient chip, speakerphone, PCI Speakers: Teac PowerMax 100, 2x 100W Mouse: Logitech M-BD69 Wheel Mouse Optical, 2 tipke, scroll, USB & PS/2 Keyboard: Key Tronic KT-600, PS/2 Tower: Logic 860LU, Middle Tower, ATX P4 400W, 4x 5.25" + 5x 3.5", USB Monitor: Medion MD1786, 17, 1280x1024, 30-86kHz, 0.26 here is the price: $825. so what do you think? tnx alot! More about : advice elzt June 30, 2003 8:11:48 PM The config looks fine. But why are you getting an 865G mobo when you'll also buy a R9200 vid card? And for HDD, have you considered other brands like Western Digital and Maxtor? ltj311 June 30, 2003 8:53:23 PM Not to mention you really should look into the HDD's with 8mb cache and/or Serial-ATA. -- "<i>I'm seriously you guys.</i>" - Cartman Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why does my new computer crash? I'm here to learn. Forum Looks like I'm an idiot! (Formatted main HD) Forum Hi, I'm new here , would like to try my hand at a roguelike.. Forum hi im new here welcome me! Forum Need advice on new build. New gamer here . Forum Would like some comments/ advice on new build im planning Forum Building a Gaming Computer, need advice on parts. I'm New at this Forum New to PC gaming And Would Like Advice From Experts Forum Time to build a new PC been out of it for a while so would like advice Forum I'm outta here :'( Forum Help with my rig. Noob here , need advice from the Pro's outhere Forum New build, would like SSD, HDD software set up advice Forum How to build: I'm an alien in here ! Forum Im building my friend a computer and Id like some advice . Forum Building a new 900$-1000$ gaming rig, would like advice ! Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum computer died, need some advice Forum Need advice on a good UPS Forum Quick question here. Forum Building System. Advice on PSU and CPU Fan Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !