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advice/suggestion on my pc config?

by chuckles-s / June 17, 2006 1:48 PM PDT

hi all,

i'm about to configure a custom pc and here's my list so far. i'm an animator doing a lot of high poly 3D (3DS Max) and rendering and i'm also a gamer (tho my frag points wouldn't really reflect that..). Anyway i figured i'd try getting together something that could cater more to a high-end gamer but not too high that i'd send my bank account to hell. i'd appreciate any suggestions you all have.

here it is:

processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+
mainboard: ASUS A8N-Sli Premium
( i heard the A8N32-Sli deluxe isn't very stable)
RAM: 2x Kingston 1Gb
HD: Maxtor 300Gb
Power Supply: HEC True Power 580w
Graphics: 2x ASUS 7900GT (256mb)
DVD: SONY DRU-820A

what do you think?

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RE: Looks good
by damasta55r / June 17, 2006 3:26 PM PDT

Might want to get better ram though?

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Better RAM?
by chuckles-s / June 17, 2006 3:45 PM PDT
In reply to: RE: Looks good

whats your suggestion of RAM then?

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Corsair or OCZ may be better
by damasta55r / June 18, 2006 4:06 AM PDT
In reply to: Better RAM?

look for lower cas latencies 2 or 2.5.

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