Help: Ugrading Comp

By ZignZag
Dec 22, 2004
  1. Hi everyone im new here to techspot. Anyways i need some help im looking to buy new parts for my comp. Im Buying a new case, motherboard, powersupply, processor, fan. Anyways these are all the specs:

    Rosewill Gold/Black ATX Mid Tower Case with 400W Power Supply, Model "SL313-2634WU+P27" -RETAIL
    Case Type: ATX Mid-Tower
    Color: Gold/Black
    Material: Steel
    Drive Bays: 5.25" x 4/0, 3.5" x 2/6 (external/internal)
    Expansion Slots: 7
    Front Ports: 2 x USB2.0, 2 x Audio
    Power Supply: 400W Single Fan
    Cooling System: 1 x NEON 80mm Side Fan
    Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX, ATX Size up to 10.5" x 12.5"
    Special Features: FRONT NEON LIGHT (INSIDE) more info-> N82E16811147002

    MSI "K8T NEO-FSR" K8T800 Chipset Motherboard for AMD Socket 754 CPU -RETAIL
    Supported CPU: AMD Athlon64 Processors
    Chipset: VIA K8T800 + VT8237
    RAM: 3x DIMM for DDR400/333/266 Max 2GB
    IDE: 2x UltraDMA 133 up to 4 Devices
    Slots: 1x AGP 8X/4X, 5x PCI 2.2(32-bit,3.3V/5V)
    Ports: 2xPS2,1xLPT,1xCOM,1xLAN,8xUSB2.0(Rear 4),SPDIF Out,Audio Ports
    Onboard Audio: Realtek ALC655 6-Channel Codec
    Onboard LAN: Realtek 8110S GbE
    Onboard SATA/RAID: VT8237, 2x Serial ATA, RAID 0/1
    Form Factor: ATX more info-> N82E16813130449

    AMD Athlon 64 3400+, 512k L2 Cache, The Only 64-bit Windows Compatible Processor - OEM
    Model: AMD Athlon 64 3400+
    Core: Newcastle
    Operating Frequency: 2.4GHz
    FSB: Integrated int chip
    Cache: L1/64K+64K; L2/512K
    Voltage: 1.5V
    Process: 0.13Micron
    Socket: Socket 754
    Multimedia Instruction: MMX, SSE, SSE2, 3DNOW!, 3DNOW!+
    Packaging: OEM(Processor Only) more info-> N82E16819103488

    KINGWIN 80mm CPU Fan for Athlon64/ Opertron, Model "K8CU-8025" -RETAIL
    Compatibility: AMD Athlon64/ Opertron
    Dimensions: Fan: 80x80x25 mm; Heatsink: 60x75x30 mm
    Bearing Type: 1 Ball bearing
    Nominal Speed(RPM): 3000
    Air Flow(CFM): 37.27
    HeatSink Material: Copper
    Rated Voltage: 12V
    Connector: 3 Pin
    Noise(dBA): 33
    Special Features: Thermal resistance: 0.36 C/W
    blue crystal fan for enhance appearance, and special silver fan guard for safety more info-> N82E16835124004

    These are all at Newegg

    Things From older comp im using.
    Hard Drive
    PC 2100 DDR Ram
    CD Rom
    Floppy Drive

    Will i beable to do this(compatability) ?
    Can i use my harddrive from my old computer and just plug it in with windows and everything already installed on it. Will i have to format it and reinstall everything again ?
    Also the processor do i just plug it into its space or do i have to do several different things ?
    will i need both fans or just the 1 the case comes with.

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