Iv Had A Little help of a few friends around net to put a pc 2gether for myself with £550 budget (without screen keyboard mouse etc.. just the base) it may be tight but im skint lol heres wat we came up with.....
Cpu : Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600, SLACR G0, S775, 2.40 GHz 1066MHz 8MB Cache, 9x Multiplier, Retail
Graphics : XFX 512Mb nVidia GeForce 9600 GT PCI-Express Card
PSU : OCZ 600W StealthXStream PSU, PowerWhisper, Active PFC
Ram : Corsair TwinX 4Gb DDR2-6400 (2x2Gb) Memory Kit
HDD : 2 x 500 GB Seagate ST3500320AS Barracuda 7200.11, SATA 300, 7200 rpm, 32MB Cache, 8.5 ms, NCQ ( will most prob be on raid)
DVD Drive : HP 1060i 20x DVD±R, 10x DVD±DL, DVD+RW x8/-RW x6, DVD-RAM x12, SATA, Black, Retail
thats all of that we have had a look at a few asus mobo's but i honestly cant decide wat mobo to get as my laptop i have at the moment is never turnt off and this (new pc) will never be switched of either as i need to turn'd on 24/7 for reason's i dont want it to over heat or nothing just to run smoothly maybe i may try and overclock it abit but not majorly i dont plan on playing alot of games but i would like 2x LAN connecters on the mobo, RAID 6x USB 2.0 ports doesnt have to be SLI, i would like the FSB to be 1333/1066/800 MHz, max ram 8-16GB 1066-800MHZ etc... i wouldnt really like to spend more than £110 on the mobo if can be helped as i said im skint lol
i dont no about the case either as i dont really no wat case would fit it all in but wouldnt like to spend alot, please someone help?
all ideas and suggestions would be greatful if u could suggest mobo's that are easy to setup and not mess me around as i not built a pc before but i no wat im doing as it were lol