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New Build Need Advice

Discussion in 'System Builder's Advice' started by terragt, Sep 26, 2008.

  1. terragt New Member

    Sep 26, 2008
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    i am starting a new build should the money im expecting come through as i neew to upgrade from my old computer you can see in my system specs. might do some oc-ing but mainly building as a gaming rig on a budget my budget is £500 ($900)

    p.s also in the budget i need to include windows vista ultimate for a course im starting

    parts im looking at


    MSI P35 Neo-F Socket 775 £48 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/128047
    Intel Core 2 Duo E7200 2.53GHz £80 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/145258
    Sapphire HD 3650 256MB GDDR3 £43 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/140614
    OCZ 2GB Kit (2x1GB) DDR2 PC2-6400 CL 4 PLATINUM £33 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/116755
    Samsung TS-H653B DVD±RW £14 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/149639
    Maxtor STM3160815AS 160GB Hard Drive £26 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/129570
    Coolermaster eXtreme Power 650W PSU £44 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/116522
    Coolermaster Geminii S HSF £25 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/148242
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit OEM £113 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/123047

    total on this is £425 leaving me with £75 to play with
    is this build any good and is there anywhere i can improve it any advice is welcome

    p.s edited to fix spelling mistakes

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