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rage10
09-04-06, 11:55 PM
I'm going conroe and I need advice in wich parts to buy. since this is my first time bilding a pc from scrach I need a lot of help.

so wich mobo should I get, I want one with 2 pci-e x16 slots and high OCing ability and (if possible) 4 240 pin ram slots. there does not seem to be a lot of them out so are there any good ones out now. I have the CPU picked out (E6600) and I am eather getting x2 7900gt 512mb cards or a 7900 gx2 depending on wether the ageia x physx card is pci or pci-e x16 hard drive is picked out 74 gig raptor, 300 gig barracuda.I have not looked at case and psu or ram and will not bother until I have sulected a mobo

and I am interested in water cooling does any one have any one have tips.


thanks in advance for the help guys!

Rieper
09-05-06, 12:12 AM
I'm going conroe and I need advice

Get an ASUS P5B Deluxe + G.SKILL DDRII1000 2GBZX and overclock the snot outta that Conroe... I see people getting 400FSB on air with that board!!!

rage10
09-05-06, 12:51 AM
Get an ASUS P5B Deluxe + G.SKILL DDRII1000 2GBZX and overclock the snot outta that Conroe... I see people getting 400FSB on air with that board!!!
can I have link to them please?

EDIT: and never mind the 2 7900 GT 512MB I thawt thay were $300 and 560/1600
since it $350 for 475/1560 I'm getting a 7950GX2

EDIT: I still cant find the ram! ARG!!

rage10
09-05-06, 03:30 PM
I just need am to go with this ASUS P5B Deluxe now any ideas?
I could not find the ram Rieper sudgested so any ideas?

Rieper
09-05-06, 03:46 PM
can I have link to them please?

EDIT: I still cant find the ram! ARG!!

Here is the ram, take a look:
http://www.coolaler.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125871

rage10
09-05-06, 04:55 PM
Here is the ram, take a look:
http://www.coolaler.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125871

I meant in english not chinese, I saw that site alredy.
and how much does the ram cost?