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May 28, 2009

Motherboard by sam1996 at 3:33 PM (655 Views / 0 Likes) 3 replies

  1. sam1996
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    Newcomer sam1996 Member

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    [​IMG] Hay guy's
    im looking to change my computer into a gaming computer! i have already made a forum on which hard drive to get but i am looking at some other bits.
    If you know of any good neccesery gaming parts please write in. Also if you know of any better but not to expensive parts listed bellow please write in.

    Trust SC-5100 5.1 Surround Sound Card ( £10 )
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/TRUST-SC-5100-SURR...2653&sr=1-1

    nVIDIA GeForce 9800GT Graphics Card ( £92 )
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Inno3D-nVIDIA-GeFo...2518&sr=1-1

    Intel E8500 Core 2 Duo Proccessor - 3.16 GHz, 6MB L2 Cache ( £150 )
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Intel-E8500-Core-D...1573&sr=8-5

    Seagate OEM 500GB Sata Hard Disk Drive ( £45 )
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Seagate-OEM-Barrac...053&sr=1-14

    2x Kingston ValueRAM 1GB 533MHz ( 15 )
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0002H0...8-4&seller=

    Please give your suggestions.
     
  2. Raki

    Member Raki GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    you won't need that sound card because most motherboards have sound cards onboard already
    also this processor will run with 800 Mhz DDR2 or 1066 Mhz DDR3 RAM if I'm not mistaken...so this 533Mhz RAM is slow and will slow down your PC
     
  3. Lee79

    Member Lee79 Hyper...Active...Team Fortress 2 Addict

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    Yeah get some good 800MHz/PC2-6400 DDR2 make sure it is low latency at least CL4 and a good name like OCZ or Corsair. You do not need a sound card most MB have Realtek on board HD sound which is very good. So use the cash you save from that to get better RAM. Like this one £26.10> http://www.ebuyer.com/product/116755
     
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