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Old 1st October 2007, 20:43   #661
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Any idea how much a mother board with intel 3-series chipset cost?

Also, any idea about bluetooth keyboard/mouse cost?
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Old 4th October 2007, 11:17   #662
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bugger !! Post it in show-off on TE naa

And how much did it cost you ? From where did you buy it ?

waiting for this....i week ago it was 4k+ tax..chaos where did you buy it...i am going to buy one with in this week

and any good 2.1 speakers for a budget of 3k
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Old 6th October 2007, 05:32   #663
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Here is what I use

E6600-4GB-Asus P5Wdh Deluxe-Thermalright Ultra 120 extreme
Nvidia 8800 GTS
ViewSonic VG1930wm
620W Corsair, Cooler Master Stacker 830
8 X Scythe S-Flex (1600 rpm)

and yes, its runs 64 bit OS
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Old 6th October 2007, 13:12   #664
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I have a

AMD Athlon X2 3600+
MSI board
1GB 667MHz DDR2 RAM
80 + 40 = 120GB HDDs
Viewsonic 19" LCD
xfx 6200 graphics card
Heir 2.1 speakers
Liteon DVD-RW
Antec cabinet+iball SMPS (400W)
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Old 11th October 2007, 00:03   #665
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Got a XFX 8600 GT - 256MB DDR3
And a CoolerMaster Extreme PowerDuo 600W PSU
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Old 11th October 2007, 00:20   #666
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Pentium 4 EE, 3.73 GHz
2GB DDR400
Creative Audigy Extreme 24bit 7.1
Aegia PhysX Engine
nVIDIA GeForce 6800 Ultra 256MB - AGP 8X

plan to upgrade the processor and motherboard
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Old 11th October 2007, 00:53   #667
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YES! Finally...I got myself a macbook, Intel dual core processor 2.16 ghz, 120 GB HDD, super drive and 1 GB RAM. The machine simply rocks!! Running parallel desktop so I can work on XP and Mac OS X simultaneously without any trouble.
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Old 11th October 2007, 16:47   #668
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Ahem, here's what I use at home, assembled it around 2 years ago...

AMD64 3000+
ASUS K8V-MX motherboard
1 GB RAM
Seagate 120GB SATA
XFX 7300GT AGP card
D-Link DWL-G510 WiFi card & ANT24 5Db antenna

I run WinXP SP2b - not a pirated copy

The machine was originally meant for browsing & fooling around, I now use the machine for gaming. The system is starting to show its' age however...
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Old 11th October 2007, 20:49   #669
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The system is starting to show its' age however...
Do go for the Intel processors now.
AMD was OK when you bought the machine.
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Old 11th October 2007, 22:03   #670
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Processor - Intel Pentium D 2.8 GHZ 800 MHZ 1MBx2 L2 Cache
Motherboard - Intel D101 Motherboard
Memory - 1024 MB DDR RAM
Hard Disk - 80 GB Seagate SATA HDD
Graphic Card - On Board 256MB ATi Radeon xPress200
Cabinet - Zebronics
DVD RW Drive - Samsung
Monitor - 15" Samsung LCD
Mouse - Logitech
Altec Lansing 2.1 Speakers

Already finding it slow for gaming.. though free net compensates it a lot!
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Old 11th October 2007, 23:15   #671
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i really need a suggestions for either a 5.1 or a 7.1 sound card. i already have a built in 7.1 channel(gigabyte).. im not really happy with the bass and clarity it gives out. suggestions please...
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Motherboard: Asus Blitz Extreme

Processor
: Intel Quad Core 2 Extreme

Hard Disc:
Seagate Sata 250 Gb

RAM
: 2 X Kingston 1Gb DDR3

Sound
: M-Audio Delta 4X4
2 X Behringer B2031A Monitors;
Sennheiser HD280 Pro Headphones

Display:
NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GS
Compaq 21' CRT

Mouse/Keys: Logitech G5/Logitech G15

External controllers
: Logitech G25 Racing Wheel(with analog clutch)
Xbox 360 wireless controller for PC
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i really need a suggestions for either a 5.1 or a 7.1 sound card. i already have a built in 7.1 channel(gigabyte).. im not really happy with the bass and clarity it gives out. suggestions please...
If your pocket allows, get a blind-fold, put your ear plugs on and go get a Creative Soundblaster X-fi Elite Pro.Otherwise, an M-Audio Revolution 7.1

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APPLE MacBook Pro (for graphics design)
Intel Core 2 Dou (2.4 Ghz )
15.4" LED-backlit display with glossy screen (1440x900)
2 GB DDR2 RAM
160 GB 5400 RPM disk
256 MB NVidea Geforce 8600 GT
8X Super Drive
Tiger 10.4.10 pre-installed
Leopard 10.5 DVD

DELL Inspiron 9300 (for pure gaming/development)
Intel Pentium M Sonama 760 (2.0GHz, 533MHz FSB)
2GB (1GB x 2) DDR2 ram at 533MHz
Nvidia Go 6800 256MB
60GB 7200 7K60
WUXGA (1920x1200) Ultrasharp Truelife 17" widescreen LCD
Intel 2200 802.11 b/g wireless card
8 X DVD/RW
9-cell 53 watt/hour battery
2 X 90W ac power supply
Vista Ultimate

DELL Inspiron 700m (one that I carry everywhere I go)
Intel Pentium M 725 (Dothan 2.0 GHz Pentium M Processor)
1GB RAM
12.1” WXGA Widesceen (1280 x 800)
Intel PRO/Wireless 2200 (802.11 b/g) Internal Wireless
80GB Ultra ATA Hard Drive, 5400 RPM
2 X 9-cell Lithium-Ion Battery
8 X DVD/RW
Windows XP Pro, SP2

Monstrous Custom Built Desktop (Server/development)
Intel Core 2 3.0 GHz, 8MB L2 Cache, 1333MHz FSB
22" LCD Monitor
3GB 2x1GB/2x512MB DDR2 667MHz memory
320GB Hard Drive
16X DVD+/-RW dual layer
256MB x16 ATI Radeon
Windows 2003 SBS server




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Old 20th November 2007, 11:37   #675
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^^Unless the CPU is quadcore, it'll have 4MB of cache. In case of quads its 2x4MB. The new penryns will have 2x6MB.
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