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#1 Maslows

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Posted 14 September 2007 - 09:46 AM

I am a novice and am curious to know the required equiptment I have a $500 budget, thus far i have a ASUS Barebone system in addition to:

http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16814121084
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16820146560
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16822144423
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16827135145
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...82E16856110069R

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Posted 14 September 2007 - 10:18 AM

Expansion Slots
PCI Express None


won't work and you would need a cpu
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Posted 14 September 2007 - 10:28 AM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...82E16856110077R

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16819103774

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16820146566

forget the vid card for now, add later

you'll want more ram and a bigger power supply later also

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16827151151

for vista use 2 x 1 gig sticks

Edited by DaChew, 14 September 2007 - 10:29 AM.

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Posted 16 September 2007 - 07:23 PM

Thanks, so with the following i can be efficient?:

Case:http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?item=N82E16856110077R
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16827151151
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16827135145
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16823109161
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16822144423
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16820146566
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...N82E16819103774
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.asp?...82E16813131178R

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Posted 16 September 2007 - 08:51 PM

better read some more, can't put an amd cpu in an intel based motherboard

might want to get some help with this
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Posted 16 September 2007 - 09:02 PM

Here is a suggestion... try finding a cpu/mobo combo. It is usually cheaper this way and it guarantees that the mobo and cpu are compatible. As DaChew said... an Amd cpu is not compatible with a intel mobo

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Posted 05 December 2007 - 02:58 PM

Been researching items found thus far:
-Motherboard\CPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16813138100
-Memory: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16820211061
-Hardrive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16822148161
-Heatsink\Fan: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16835114039
-DVD Drive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16827151151
-Power Supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16817104981
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Posted 07 December 2007 - 11:59 AM

Been researching items found thus far:
-Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16811147033
-Motherboard\CPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16813138100
-Memory: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16820211061
-Hardrive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16822148161
-Heatsink\Fan: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16835114039
-DVD Drive: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16827151151
-Power Supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16817104981
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