Just upgaded my old AMD 1800 system to the build below. Tried to keep the costs as low as I could. Went with the 8600 videocard instead of the 8800. Just couldn't justify the extra $250 for the 8800. Thinking about getting another WD500 at setting it up in RAID.
Videocard: XFX GeForce 8600 GT XXX 600M 256MB $129 - $20 rebate ZipZoomFly
Processor: A64 X2 6000+ 3.0G AM2 2x1M R $169 Newegg
Mainboard: Foxconn C51XEM2AA- 8EKRS2H 590SLI $165 - $80 rebate Newegg
Memory: 4GB total, 1GB ea, OCZ2P800R22GK DDR2 $200 - $100 rebate ClubIT
HDD: 500G|WD 7K 16M SATA2 WD5000AAKS $109 Newegg
PSU: Antec NeoHE 500w PS v2.2, Active PFC $86 - $40 rebate Fry's
Soundcard: onboard 7.1
OS: MS XPSP2
Still shopping for a new sata DVD burner, I have my old Sony DVD IDE burner in it now.
Edited by Cr125Honda, 04 October 2007 - 08:55 AM.