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#1 babicz

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Posted 01 December 2010 - 12:04 PM

MSI 870a G54 AM3

AMD Phenom II x4 955 BE @ 3.2

MSI Radeon HD 6850 1GB

Corsair CMPSU-55OVW 550W

CoolerMaster RC-690-KKN1-GP

Caviar Black 500GB

LiteON CD/DVD Burner

Budget = as close to 900 as possible, but can go over.

**Still looking for a monitor (~150$), keyboard (~15$-30$), and speakers. Already have a mouse.

Any suggestions are welcome, thanks a lot!

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#2 RainbowSix

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Posted 01 December 2010 - 07:56 PM

Get a different motherboard. This would be good.
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Posted 02 December 2010 - 12:57 AM

That looks like a great build, though I would still stick with the MSI board. They just seem better made.

I suggest the Asus VE228H 21.5" Full HD HDMI LED BackLight LCD Monitor for a monitor. Asus is making some good monitors. Given the higher contrast and low power consumption, I always suggest LED backlights even though they are a little more expensive. It is also difficult to find HDMI on monitors below this size.

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