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|2nd February 2008, 15:44||#6|
I'm about to buy a new pc for htpc + gaming(hooked to my LCD).
I'd appreciate ur opinions as experts (about all the parts + bottleneck problems etc):
Amd athlon 64 (5000) Dual core 1MB(am2).
ASUS M2A-VM HDMI (AMD 690G)
2*KINGSTON 1GB 667
ASUS GeForce 8800 GT 512 DDR3 (retail=?)
ThermalTake MaxOrb \ Alpine 7 (cpu cooler)
2*WD 320GB 16mb AAKS 7200 \ SG (similar)
Pioneer DVR 212BK x18 DualLayer sata
NZXT LEXA BlackLine
Enermax NoiseTaker II 485w
Genuis TwinTouch wireless (kb+mouse)
Many thanks in advance.
|2nd February 2008, 16:15||#7|
Join Date: Nov 2004
Looks great, high value/performance factor. Planning on overclocking... then you should aim for the AMD 5000+ Black Edition which comes with unlocked multipliers, makes life just a bit easier
Regarding the cpu cooler, for the same price you might find a better performance/value product.