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Two Builds run by you guys - 1 Gaming and 1 Media

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#1
First the media -

Antec 300 with 2 Front Scythe S-Flex 120mm Ultra Quiet Fans - 1600RPM
Corsair450w VX
Abit A-S78H 780G Board
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4850e 2.5GHz
2xOCZ 2GB Kit PLATINUM
HD3470 to enable Hybrid Crossfire X with the integrated HD3200
1x Samsung Spinpoint F1 Terrabyte 32MB Cache
LG Electronics Blu-Ray & HD-DVD-Rom Combo
Vista Home Premium 32bit


and the gaming rig -

Antec 1200
Corsair 1000W HX PSU
ASUS Rampage Formula Republic of Gamers X48
Intel Core 2 Duo E8500
Thermalright Ultra-120 EXTREME CPU Heatsink with additional Scythe S-Flex 120mm Ultra
2x OCZ 4GB Kit (2x2GB) DDR2 1066MHzPC2-8500
Reaper Memory HPC Edition Dual Channel
2x Western Digital 16MB Cache WD500AAKS in RAID 0 Configuration
1x Samsung Spinpoint F1 Terrabyte 32MB Cache
Optiarc AD-7200S 20X DVD±RW/DL/RAM SATA Drive
1x 4870X2 with a view to adding a second later (Possible on this board?)
Vista Home Premium 64-bit

Also, Reccomend a good 1920x1200 resolution monitor.

So any improvements? Or compatibilty issues? Let me know guys, thanks.
 

DR.Death

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Processor intel 6600 quad core cooled by scythe mutgen 2
Motherboard dfi lanparty UT P35-T2R
Cooling air
Memory crucial ballistic tracer 4 gb
Video Card(s) nvida 260 gtx
Storage segate baracuta 500 GB , western digital blue 1TB
Display(s) asus 23.6 vh242h
Case lian-li pc-a70 full tower
Power Supply 650 watt Antec Earth Watts
Software windows 7 and lots of other titles
#2
they are looking good i wish i had that money to buy something like that
 

freaksavior

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Motherboard Gigabyte Z87X-UD4H | EVGA X58 FTW3 SLI
Cooling Phanteks ph-tc14pe | CM 212+ Push Pull
Memory Mushkin 16Gb at 2400Mhz | Corsair Vengence 6x8Gb=48Gb
Video Card(s) EVGA SC GTX 770 2Gb | Nvidia 7300GT
Storage Sandisk 256Gb Ultra Plus x 2 raid0 + 72.12 500Gb | Intel 320 80Gb 2x1.5Tb, 2x2Tb 2x.5Tb + 3 x6Tb
Display(s) Samsung 245BW + Asus PB278Q + Samsung 40" 650A | None
Case NZXT H630 |Rosewill 8bay 4u server chasiss
Audio Device(s) Asus Xonar HDAV + GTX770 | Onboard
Power Supply Silverstone DA800 | Rocketfish 700w aka fsp
Software Windows 7 ultimate X64 | Debian 7 wheezy
#3
i agree with dr. deather. they do look good.

dont care for the case. and personally not a fan of wd.

1920x1200? samsung :) or a dell (not the cheapo's though) :)
 
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#5
Yeah they look good. But if you plan on overclocking the second rig, get the e8600, it's a monster...