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Post by Bigggan » Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:11 pm

Wich one would be the best choise?


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* 369483 - Cooler Master Centurion 590 Black, Aluminium Front (Without PSU)
* 337163 - Seasonic S12Energy+ PSU 650W, 120mm Fan, ATX/EPS, 2xPCI-E, 6xSATA, 20/24pin
* 434415 - AMD Phenomâ„¢ II X3 720 Black Edition, Triple Core, 2,8Ghz, AM3, 95W, Boxed
* 338074 - Corsair TWIN2X 6400 DDR2, 4096MB CL5, Kit w/two matched CM2X2048-6400 Dimm's
* 442785 - 2st Sapphire Radeon HD 4850 512MB GDDR3 PCI-Express 2.0, "VAPOR-X", DVI-I, HDMI, HDCP, 625/993MHz, Lite-Retail
* 435946 - Gigabyte GA-MA78G-UD3H, Socket-AM2+/AM3, AMD 780G+SB700, ATX, DDR2 , Firewire, GbLAN, HDMI, PCI-Ex(2.0)x16
* 430708 - Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB SATA-300, 16MB, 7200RPM
* 344272 - Sony NEC Optiarc DVD±RW burner AD-5200A, DVD+R/+RW/DVD-R/-RW, OEM, IDE, Black
* 303162 - Antistatic Armchain 180cm


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* 375683 - In-Win J649 ATX MidiTower, black, USB2.0, Audio, Airduct, 120mm fan (Without PSU)
* 378300 - Corsair Powersupply 650W TXEU Black BULK, ATX/EPS, 140mm Fan, 8xSATA, SLI
* 460866 - Gigabyte GA-EP45-DS3LR, P45, Socket-775, ATX, ICH10R, GbLAN, DDR2, PCI-Ex(2.0)x16
* 366000 - Intel Coreâ„¢ 2 Quad Q8200 2,33GHz, Socket 775, 4MB, 1333MHz, Boxed w/Fan
* 338074 - Corsair TWIN2X 6400 DDR2, 4096MB CL5, Kit w/two matched CM2X2048-6400 Dimm's
* 437978 - Gainward GeForce GTX 260 896MB PhysX PCI-Express 2.0, "Golden Sample", 2xDVI, HDCP, Core 216, Graphics Plus, 55nm
* 343054 - Samsung SpinPoint F1 750GB SATA2 32MB 7200RPM
* 344272 - Sony NEC Optiarc DVD±RW burner AD-5200A, DVD+R/+RW/DVD-R/-RW, OEM, IDE, Black
* 303162 - Antistatic Armchain 180cm


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* 337691 - NZXT HUSH, Black Aluminum Front, 2X Blue, LED Fans, Screwless design,(Without PSU)
* 360073 - Corsair Powersupply 750W Black, ATX Bulk, 140mm Fan, 8xSATA, SLI
* 344772 - Intel Coreâ„¢ 2 Duo E8400 3.0GHz, Socket LGA775, 6MB, 1333Mhz BOXED w/fan
* 360396 - Corsair Dominator TWIN2X PC8500 4GB DDR2 Kit w/2x 2GB XMS2-8500 dimm's, CL5-5-5-15, 1066MHz, E.P.P, DHX
* 343999 - Asus P5N-D, nForce-750i SLI, Socket-775, ATX,Firewire,GbLAN,DDR2, 2xPCI-Ex(2.0)16
* 442088 - 2st XFX GeForce GTS 250 512MB PhysX CUDA, PCI-Express 2.0, 2xDVI, Graphics Plus, 738/2200Mhz
* 391606 - Western Digital Caviar® GreenPower™ 1TB, Sata 3 Gb/s, 32MB Cache
* 344272 - Sony NEC Optiarc DVD±RW burner AD-5200A,DVD+R/+RW/DVD-R/-RW, OEM, IDE, Black
* 308147 - Creative Headset HS600 Justerbart headset Med Mic och volymkontroll
* 100425 - Powercable 2m
* 303162 - Antistatic Armchain 180cm



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Post by tropicalfish » Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:47 pm

I'm leaning towards the second one...

Is the third one an SLI setup?

Are you able to build yourself?
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Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by Bigggan » Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:55 pm

tropicalfish wrote:I'm leaning towards the second one...

Is the third one an SLI setup?

Are you able to build yourself?

Yes its SLI.

yes i am able to build a PC, not a pro though :P

I did think off that and the first one, I wasent sure the sli would give me much more power and it's a bit more expensive..


Sorry for bad English..

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Post by Cat1 » Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:22 pm

Third one...
You may be able to get two 750GB drives for nearly the single price of the 1TB drive.
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Post by tropicalfish » Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:31 pm

What online websites are you able to order off from?

And yes, third one since it is SLI.
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Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by Bigggan » Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:25 pm

tropicalfish wrote:What online websites are you able to order off from?

And yes, third one since it is SLI.

It's a Norwegian site http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=354601

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Post by 121a » Tue Jun 09, 2009 12:33 am

i would also say third, but the core duo should read core quad, :lol:
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Raidmax Smilodon Green Case
Sythe Kama Cross cooler
Intel Q6600 Quad Core @3.2ghz
8gb Corsair Dual Channel DDR2 800
Zotac 9800GTX OC'ed
250gb WD sata 3gb/s
650w Corsair PSU
FS9 on high-40 (locked) fps 35-40fps at high traffic airports
FSX high-low 30 (locked) fps 20fps at deserted airports

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Post by tropicalfish » Tue Jun 09, 2009 4:26 am

System looks great for the most part. My one objection would be the IDE optical drive (try to get SATA) and the 750i chipset of your motherboard. If you want SLI, try to get a better motherboard. Though, if you won't be overclocking, the 750i should do fine.
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Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by rd » Tue Jun 09, 2009 5:06 am

I saw this shortly after he posted it, and was going to recommend the third one. In US Dollars, it is about $1,250. For a dual core, it seemed pricey, and I stayed quiet.

But.... the good thing is, it is compatible with DDR3 Memory, and comes with the 2 graphics cards in SLI.

I'd like to see a better MB as T-Fish said, but it will do fine as is.
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Post by tropicalfish » Tue Jun 09, 2009 4:16 pm

rd wrote:I saw this shortly after he posted it, and was going to recommend the third one. In US Dollars, it is about $1,250. For a dual core, it seemed pricey, and I stayed quiet.

But.... the good thing is, it is compatible with DDR3 Memory, and comes with the 2 graphics cards in SLI.

I'd like to see a better MB as T-Fish said, but it will do fine as is.
Nope, it isn't. The CPU is, but not the MB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6819115037

As far as the dual core thing goes, they should do well for games that aren't so heavily dependent on the processor. If he wanted to overclock, it would do nicely.

But if you could give a budget (provided I could probably find everything on the site with Google Translate ( :lol: )) I could probably get you a list of some decent components.
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Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by Bigggan » Tue Jun 09, 2009 5:30 pm

tropicalfish wrote:
rd wrote:I saw this shortly after he posted it, and was going to recommend the third one. In US Dollars, it is about $1,250. For a dual core, it seemed pricey, and I stayed quiet.

But.... the good thing is, it is compatible with DDR3 Memory, and comes with the 2 graphics cards in SLI.

I'd like to see a better MB as T-Fish said, but it will do fine as is.
Nope, it isn't. The CPU is, but not the MB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6819115037

As far as the dual core thing goes, they should do well for games that aren't so heavily dependent on the processor. If he wanted to overclock, it would do nicely.

But if you could give a budget (provided I could probably find everything on the site with Google Translate ( :lol: )) I could probably get you a list of some decent components.

My budget would be around that.. ca 1500$ (10000 NOK)


I dont know too much about ocerclocking though :s

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Post by Cat1 » Tue Jun 09, 2009 5:44 pm

This might be an option to the Asus MB.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6813128371
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Post by tropicalfish » Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:55 am

http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=391646
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=354717
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=340676
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=359087
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=338074
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=391835
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=344757
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=445890
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=331585

Western Digital Caviar® Black™ 640GB
Antec Three Hundred
Corsair TX650W power supply
Samsung DVD-burner SH-S223Q
Corsair TWIN2X PC6400 DDR2 4GB KIT CL5
Gigabyte EP45-UD3R motherboard
Intel Coreâ„¢ 2 Quad Q9550 2.83GHz
EVGA GeForce GTX 275 896MB
Microsoft Windows Vista Prem Eng

Total comes out to 9895.00

I'm not sure if you wanted an English operating system or not. If you wish to change it, make sure you're getting the full or OEM version, and that it is 64-bit (because of 4GB of RAM)

This is an Intel/nVidia based system.
If you wish to go with an AMD system (with either graphics chipset manufacturer of your choice), I can get you links to a different motherboard and processor. The prices for their new Phenom II processors, especially the quad cores, are rather attractive.
The memory used in this computer is DDR2. If you wish to go DDR3 you'll need a new motherboard. They are not backwards compatible with DDR2.

I've chosen a non-SLI configuration for you here. If you are using this for mainly FS, Crossfire or SLI configurations would not be significantly better because FS cannot take full advantage of it.
If you wish to go SLI or Crossfire, you would need a different motherboard.

Please double check and make sure I didn't miss anything.
Ask if you have questions as well. Sometimes the translation doesn't come out correctly and I may have missed something or chose the wrong thing.
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Computer Specs
Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by Bigggan » Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:50 pm

Looks good :D

Would there be difference betwen Intel prossesor and AMD for the same price or around that?


I think i like Nvidia GPU better, But im not so familiar with ATI systems..

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Post by tropicalfish » Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:59 pm

Bigggan wrote:Looks good :D

Would there be difference betwen Intel prossesor and AMD for the same price or around that?


I think i like Nvidia GPU better, But im not so familiar with ATI systems..
Clock for clock, Intel is faster than AMD.
AMD's prices are much lower, but power consumption on their chips is also higher.
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Computer Specs
Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by tropicalfish » Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:53 pm

If you wanted to run SLI, here is the motherboard selection:
http://www.komplett.no/k/ki.aspx?sku=374281
You could go with two GTS250's (which are basically rebranded 9800GTX+), but that would probably bring you over your 10000 budget because the quad core processor and motherboard I chose was higher spec than the ones you listed in your first post.
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Computer Specs
Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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Post by Cat1 » Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:30 pm

tropicalfish wrote:over your 10000 budget
One to many zero's me thinks... :wink:
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Post by tropicalfish » Wed Jun 10, 2009 8:28 pm

Cat1 wrote:
tropicalfish wrote:over your 10000 budget
One to many zero's me thinks... :wink:
His budget was 10000NOK, and I assumed that the website's price listing was in NOK.
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Computer Specs
Antec 300 - Case
Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W - PSU
GIGABYTE GA-MA790GP-UD4H AMD 790GX - Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Quad-Core - CPU
G.SKILL 4GB 240-Pin DDR2-800 - RAM
SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB - Graphics Card
Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB - Hard Drive
SAMSUNG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner - Optical Drive
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 64-bit - Operating System

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