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Old 18-08-08, 02:11 PM
ionicle ionicle is offline
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How about an Intel system instead?
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yep intel all the way for me, good pricing too
pfft, nah ^^

i think you made a good choise with your 6000+

an alternative if you want even more power would be to go with a phenom

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Old 19-08-08, 11:05 AM
Bondi007 Bondi007 is offline
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nevvverrr!!!! the E8400 is pure uberness

the 6000 is impressive mind
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lol, at the rate i drink pepsi (30 cans a week +/-) i'll prolly be dead by my 30's, so yea, its me sorted for life
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Old 19-08-08, 11:34 AM
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Budget has been reduced to £200
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Old 19-08-08, 01:48 PM
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well get a e8400 and a nice gigabyte mobo they do some propa nice ones for 50
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Other than OC3D paid $4 to use her and abuse her wherever we like...nope
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lol, at the rate i drink pepsi (30 cans a week +/-) i'll prolly be dead by my 30's, so yea, its me sorted for life
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Old 19-08-08, 02:14 PM
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Abit AN-M2 Micro ATX (Socket AM2) PCI-Express DDR2 Motherboard £44.64

AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+ 3.00GHz (Socket AM2) £76.32

GeForce 8800 GS 384MB GDDR3 HDTV/DVI/HDMI (PCI-Express) £70.49
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Old 19-08-08, 03:27 PM
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Hows it gone Toni?

did you get it sorted? My friends all say Amd, for value, but recently I had thought Intel is dominating. Hope u get it sorted matey.

Regards

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Old 19-08-08, 03:40 PM
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the gt is only what 10-20 pounds more
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Other than OC3D paid $4 to use her and abuse her wherever we like...nope
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lol, at the rate i drink pepsi (30 cans a week +/-) i'll prolly be dead by my 30's, so yea, its me sorted for life
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Old 28-08-08, 07:37 PM
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Keeping the ASUS M2N-SLI Deluxe,CORSAIR XMS2 DDR2 6400,HHD and AKASA REVO AK925. Upgrading to AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+ 3.00GHz but not sure what graphics card to go for? 8800,9500,9600 or 9600 HELP needed!!!!!!!
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Old 28-08-08, 07:48 PM
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8800 on the graphics card front definatley... look around at second hand 8800GTs or even new can be had for <£70 if you get special deals etc.
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Old 29-08-08, 09:08 PM
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But which one would be ideal to put into rig.
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