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Need Help With PC Build

By armen115
Aug 12, 2008
  1. Hi, Im going to be building a gaming computer over the next few weeks. I am going to be playing very graphically demanding games such as Crysis, World of Warcraft, Call of Duty 4 etc. $1500 is my budget, and I have put together a list of computer parts that im considering buying. Feel free to recommend or give suggestions, especially with the video card and budget. I will also be hooking up my 37 inch Sharp Aquos to my computer for use.

    CPU: Intel Q6600, Which im going to overclock.

    Ram: Corsair XMS2 Dominator TWIN2X4096-8500C5DF Matched Pairs 4GB Kit (2x2GB) PC8500 DDR2-1066 CL 5-5-5-15 240-pin Dual Channel DHX Memory w/ Fan
    ( I Am not sure about getting DDR2-1200 i am thinking about it but i don't know how great of a brand PATRIOT is so still thinking on that one try to help me on that if you can thanks )

    Motherboard: Asus Maximus II Formula

    Case:Thermaltake Armor+ VH6000BWS Super Tower 7/1/(7) USB eSATA IEEE 1394 Audio 10 PCI Slots Black

    Power Supply Unit: Corsair TX Series TX750W 750W ATX 12V 60A 24PIN ATX Power Supply Active PFC 120MM Fan

    Harddrive: Seagate Barracuda (ST3640323AS) 7200.11 SATA NCQ 3.0Gb/s 640GB 32MB Cache (OEM)

    Cd/Dvd Burner: LG GH22NS30 Black SATA DVD-Writer 22xDVD+R/-R 8xDVD+RW/6xDVD-RW 16xDVD+R DL 12xDVD-R DL 48x CD-R 32xCD-RW OEM

    CPU FAN: Zalman CNPS-9700NT For Socket AMD AM2/939/754 & Intel LGA775

    Video Card:Sapphire ATI RADEON HD 4870 512MB GDDR5 Dual Dual-Link DVI HD Audio Shader Model 4.1 800 stream processor PCI-Express 2.0 Graphics Card

    Wireless Routers: D-Link DGL-4500 Xtreme-N Gaming Router - Wireless B/G/N, Gigabit WAN/LAN, 3 Antenna, LED Screen Display

    Wireless Adapters: D-Link DWA-552 Xtreme N Desktop Adapter - Network adapter - PCI - 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (draft)

    Keyboard: g15 lOGTECH

    Mouse:Razer Lachesis Banshee blue 4000 DPI Gaming Mouse



    Thanks and Appreciate all the help.
     
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