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That motherboard looks good but for alittle more you can go for the goal and get the best one ASRock has!

ASRock 890FX DELUXE3 AM3 AMD 890FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
Worldwide exclusive 4 x USB3.0 ports, Turbo UCC


Also dont get the X4 630 porpus CPU! it lacks L3 cache and is alot slower in games than a phenom II. (tested this with a X4 620) Get a Phenom II X2 555BE and unlock it to a quad. there the same price as the porpus CPU but most ive seen will unlock and alot will do 4ghz easy.

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Callisto 3.2GHz 2 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 80W Dual-Core Desktop Processor - C3 Revision
 
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That mobo is over my budget.

I'm think about just getting a AMD Phenom II X4 anyways. I don't want to deal with unlocking cores.
 
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if you wanna get a new board then i would just get a 890GX, they're cheap, performs well and runs pretty cool.

+ they overclock very well, well mine does:D

but if your mb supports the X4 then just get that to start with, and keep it at stock speeds or maybe a slight oc

then you can always save up omney for a new mb if you need it or wanna go CF later
 
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I ended up choosing this enclosure for the 500GB WD I'm going to buy.

Also, I hate online tracking sometimes. My Seagate 320GB doesn't get here until Friday, but I want it nooooooooow. :laugh:
 
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Got a "good" condition used Seagate 320GB.



I was all happy, until I booted my PC back up, and saw this....



Then I was like this...

 
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thats just wrong to sell a half dead disc:shadedshu
 
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No crap. I'm demanding my money back on this one.
 
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So to cheer myself up after the hard drive issue, I got to work modding my case. as I would like to put a 5.25 bay fan controller in this thing. :D






I think it turned out pretty well. Need to order more fans and some other things soon thou.
 
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turned out very nice i think:D

cant wait to get my multi dremel thingie and start butchering my case too:D
 
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Thanks!

I used a pair of tin snips, and a pair of wire clippers. :D
 
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tin snips FTW :D
 
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Seriously.

I need to find a good 5.25 bay fan controller in the $25-35 dollar area...
 
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That Scythe looks promising.

But I'm personally looking at this.
 
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damn, 45w per channel :eek: thats alot, that means it can take 10 fans PER channel with ease,
 
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Plus, for $35 bucks, you can't really go wrong. :D
 
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id say that too, looks like a very nice one:D

if it didnt cost a fortune in shipping id buy one-.-
 
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Got a new hard drive today! :D



WD 500GB Blue, sadly it's only 8MB Cache. :(
 
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Yeah, I'm going to be putting it in my external enclosure when it get's here.
 
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So, I made a tad bit of a mistake, and it seems my new WD Blue is the 16 MB cache. I was looking at the wrong HDD in Everest... Whoops.

Next up on the order list...

3 of these... F12 PWN fans

2 of these... Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 ...

One of these... SunbeamTech Airbox EN-AIR-ES3-BK Aluminum (except ...

2 sets of these... COOLER MASTER R4-L2S-122B-GP 120mm 4 BLUE LED LED ...

That's all for this paycheck. The following will have to wait until next month.

Mobo... ASRock 880G EXTREME3 AM3 AMD 880G HDMI SATA 6Gb/s ...

CPU... AMD Phenom II X4 925 Deneb 2.8GHz 4 x 512KB L2 Cac...

RAM... G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333...

Headset... ABS AZ1 Virtual 7.1 Surround Sound Light Weight Ci...

Mouse... GIGABYTE GM-M6800 Noble Black 5+1 Buttons 1 x Whee...

Mousepad... COOLER MASTER SGS-4000-KSM-1-GP CS-M FPS Tactics: ...
 
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Just got my "replacement" cables for my PSU from Corsair. Got them free of charge. :D



 
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cant wait to see how that 880G board performs:D


thats very nice of them just to give them to you, but then again, its corsair, i've always had good experience with them :D