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#51
Well, b/c like I said twice the cache and it can reach higher speeds in most cases than the e7200. Therefore you'll see in benchies and such the e8400 performs better. However, I guess in your case you may just be doing gaming and the like anyway right? And then the difference will be negligible most likely in many cases. And it is $60 cheaper, so that may be the best choice for you. I was just saying that me personally, if I had the money I would get the e8400 simply b/c it offers better all-around performance, despite the fact that it is not as good of a deal, it doesn't quite outreach the price difference that would make me go for the former. e7200 is a great proc though worth every cent.
L2 cache doesn't do a big boost in performance. For example: a 3 GHz duo with 2 MB L2 cache beat a 2.5 GHz with 4 MB L2 in any condition except if overclocked to the same speeds.
 
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#52
L2 cache doesn't do a big boost in performance. For example: a 3 GHz duo with 2 MB L2 cache beat a 2.5 GHz with 4 MB L2 in any condition except if overclocked to the same speeds.
Big enough to warrant a purchase. Correct, a 2.5 won't beat a 3ghz w/ the same architecture unless its crippled. A proc at 4ghz w/ 6mb of cache will beat a proc at 4ghz w/ 3mb cache, plain and simple. The difference is not seen in benchies as much as real world application.
 

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#53
I do alot of fooling around on newegg I am pretty sure I can get you a beat of a setup for rather cheap. I couldnt see anywhere that you had already bought your stuff so im going to give it a shot.
 

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#54
I was actually thinking of buying the parts today. I am willing to delay for a better deal or setup though. My budget is still at $1400 including a monitor though.
EDIT: that 1400 is also after shipping and taxes. It is the absolute maximum that I can spend on the computer.
 

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#55
I'm running a cooler master real power pro PSU(750 watt model). The thing has been working great for me the past couple months with EVERYTHING OC'ed(check system spec). The PC&C PSU might be better, but if the CM is less expensive, it should do what you want it to do no problem.

BTW, Minus the GX2, you can get a system identical to mine for $855 off of newegg. Add a ATI 3870 for about $150 and you'll be good to go for around the $1000 mark, or add a $250 gen92 8800gts 512 card and be around $1100 or add 2 gen92 8800gts's and have the same performance I have(the GX2 is 2 8800gts GPU on one card) for about $1350. With max OC's on everything, I've score 19870 on 3dmark06, at my 24/7 setting, I score in the low 18,000. Excellent set-up, very fast, and handles crysis very high settings at a res of 1920*1600.
would that 1350 include the monitor? I don't have one.
If it does, could you give me a list of links to what I would need to buy?
 
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#56
This is the board he owns, which is of course capable of sli. You could get another gts 512 down the road w/ that if you wanted to.
 

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#57
that board seems to get a lot of reviews from unhappy people.. should I worry?
 
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#58
No, the majority are positive, and many people on newegg simply don't know what they're doing. Looks like a fine board to me.
 

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#59
ok
lemme try to put together what I have right now
 
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#60
FYI, Most people who like their products dont review. And like he said, most of them dont know what they are doing or something else could have been DOA and they blame it on something else.
 

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#61
Ok, off of this, what do you guys think should be changed? I want to keep the price around the same.


CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz 6MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115037
$189

MOBO: DFI LANPARTY DK P35-T2RS LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813136043
$129

OR

MOBO: DFI BloodIron P35-T2RL LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813136038
$114.99

Memory: Crucial Ballistix 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148069
$67.99 ($40 rebate)

GPU: MSI NX8800GTS 512M OC GeForce 8800GTS (G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127325
$210

Monitor: SAMSUNG 2253BW Black 22" 2ms(GTG) DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor with HDCP Support 300 cd/m2 DC 8000:1 - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001268
$289 ($20 rebate )

Case: Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129021
$119.99 ($40 rebate)

Dvd drive:
ASUS Black 20X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 20X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 14X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135156
$35

Hard-drive: Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136073
$80

PSU: PC Power & Cooling S61EPS 610W Continuous @ 40°C EPS12V Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, cUL, CE, CB, TUV - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817703005
$109.99, $20 rebate if bought by 16th.

Ethernet cable: AMC CC5E-B50G 50 ft. Cat 5E Gray Cat 5E 350 MHz UTP Gray Network Cable - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812105309
$7

Total Cost: $1139 (rebates included) $1259 (without rebates)
1358 with shipping + taxes. give or take $10 on the mobo
 
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#62
Looks good to me, I'd say go w/ the blood iron. You don't have the os on there, did you have it but just didn't put it on there?
 

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#63
ah crap. i had it on an earlier build. one sec
 

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#64
well. it looks like the price is going to go up a bit, i forgot to include the OS =(
 

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#65
I'd go for the bloodiron and the ram i said before G.Skill PC8000

4GIG is going be much better than 2GIG.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231145

And going by the sound of this post updates are not going be often at all so thats another reason to grab the 4GIG over the 2GIG. And with ya thinking of going Vista too is another reason.
 

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#66
ok, so ill go with the bloodiron, and added the OS. should I be good to go?
 

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#67
hm ok
i guess so.
 
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Enjoy! Ask us if you need any help w/ it. :toast:
 

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CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz 6MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115037
$189

MOBO: DFI BloodIron P35-T2RL LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813136038
$114.99

Memory: G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1000 (PC2 8000) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231145
$84

GPU: MSI NX8800GTS 512M OC GeForce 8800GTS (G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127325
$210

Monitor: SAMSUNG 2253BW Black 22" 2ms(GTG) DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor with HDCP Support 300 cd/m2 DC 8000:1 - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001268
$289 ($20 rebate )

Case: Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129021
$119.99 ($40 rebate)

Dvd drive:
ASUS Black 20X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 20X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 14X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135156
$35

Hard-drive: Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136073
$80

PSU: PC Power & Cooling S61EPS 610W Continuous @ 40°C EPS12V Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, cUL, CE, CB, TUV - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817703005
$109.99, $20 rebate if bought by 16th.

Ethernet cable: AMC CC5E-B50G 50 ft. Cat 5E Gray Cat 5E 350 MHz UTP Gray Network Cable - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812105309
$7

OS
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit English for System Builders 1pk DSP OEI DVD - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16832116488
$100


Total Cost: $1453 with shipping + taxes.
 

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#70
On another note, what games do you guys think I should get?
 

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Motherboard Asus M2R32-MVP (2 PCI, 2 PCI-E x1, 2 PCI-E x16, 4 DDR2 DIMM, Audio, Gigabit LAN, IEEE-1394)
Cooling Xigmatek HDT-S 1283 + AS5 Cpu, Stock GPU Fan, 2 80mm fans, 1 120mm 110CFM Silverstone 2 PSU fans
Memory OCZ ATI CrossFire 2GB (2 x 1GB) DDR2 800 400.3 MHz CPU/7 4-4-4-12-23 2T 1.9v
Video Card(s) POWERCOLOR AX4870 512MD5 Radeon HD 4870
Storage Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 (Perpendicular Recording) ST3250620AS (250 GB, 7200 RPM, SATA-II)
Display(s) Hanns-G HD191-D 2ms 700:1 16.2 million colors
Case APEVIA X-CRUISER-BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Professional
Power Supply PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 EPS12V EPS12V 750W
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#71
I would look at the evga 8800gtx. off newegg its only 269 bucks. Still working on build i would have been done earlier its just my internet is going in and out right now for some odd reason.
 
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#72
What kind of games do you like (genre, most important aspect of a game to you, ect.)?
 
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#73
I would look at the evga 8800gtx. off newegg its only 269 bucks
And not as good as a gts 512. Well, their almost equavalent in performance, however, the gts has far more oc ability and is much cooler. The gtx is irrelevant right now, and still overpriced (even at $269).
 

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Cooling XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 120mm Rifle CPU Cooler / Arctic Silver 5 / SILVERSTONE 120mm fan
Memory G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1000 (PC2 8000) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory
Video Card(s) EVGA 512-P3-N841-AR GeForce 8800GTS (G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI
Storage Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive / 300GB external usb
Display(s) SAMSUNG 2253BW Black 22" 2ms(GTG) DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor
Case APEVIA X-Gear ATXB5KLW-BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
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Power Supply PC Power & Cooling S61EPS 610W Continuous @ 40°C EPS12V Power Supply
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#74
Fps, mmorpg (thinking of getting age of conan)
Basically, I play cod4 and css on my current computer, and was gonna wait until I make this new computer to buy AoC because my current one would go up in an explosion of sparks the second i inserted the CD.
 

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Motherboard DFI BloodIron P35-T2RL LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
Cooling XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 120mm Rifle CPU Cooler / Arctic Silver 5 / SILVERSTONE 120mm fan
Memory G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1000 (PC2 8000) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory
Video Card(s) EVGA 512-P3-N841-AR GeForce 8800GTS (G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI
Storage Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive / 300GB external usb
Display(s) SAMSUNG 2253BW Black 22" 2ms(GTG) DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor
Case APEVIA X-Gear ATXB5KLW-BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Audio Device(s) Integrated
Power Supply PC Power & Cooling S61EPS 610W Continuous @ 40°C EPS12V Power Supply
Software Microsoft Windows Vista 64-Bit Home Premium for System Builders
#75
btw, I read somewhere that vista can use external flash drives to supplement the computer's RAM. How well does that work?