plz check this out for me, thanks : )

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  06 June 2002
Cool plz check this out for me, thanks : )

after discuss with my friend, that's what i will probably get

CPU - AMD Athlon XP 2100+(1.73GHz) w/266Mhz FSB OEM (should i get a p4 rather than this???)
Video Card - GeForce 4200 (what company should i get?)
Memory - 512MB PC2100 266Mhz 184pin DDR (Micron/Infineon) x2or3
Monitor (CRT) - Sony 19" CPD-G420S .24 1880x1440
HD (IDE) - Seagate Barracuda IV 80GB 7200rpm 2MB x2
Mainboard - Gigabyte Gigabyte GA-7VRX+ (KT333, 3xDDR333, AGP-4X, USB2.0(4), PCI(5), ATA133 Raid, SB128, NIC, Socket A)
Sound Card - Creative Labs Soundblaster Live! Dolby Digital 5.1 PCI OEM
CD Writer - LiteOn 48x40x12 IDE int CD Writer Retail Box
DVD Writer - Pioneer 40x16x DVD ROM drive (Tray)

Plz let me know what do u think
is there anything not worth it, or anything i spend too much $ on?
thanks for ur time

Last edited by Vagabond : 06 June 2002 at 05:49 PM.
  06 June 2002
Damn! Everyone just win the lottery or something?

Leadtek do good video cards (or so I've heard) plus their fans are the quietest.

Seagate Barracuda's great as long as you're not doing any uncompressed non-linear video editing, otherwise I'd go for a Western Digital with the 8Mb Cache. Seagate hard drives are nice and quiet too.

If you're even considering doing any serious CD burning then get a Plextor or LG writer.

I still have doubts about VIA chipset motherboards.
regards, Paul
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  06 June 2002

looks like this configuration seem to work well with a quadro 2 mxr video card. gaming cards seem to work good but not at the MAX in OpenGL.

Anyway, if you are in the burning hole of money, theres no choice to get a Leadtek Cards. they were as good as and speeding bullets. :
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