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FireChoice

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Cables

COOLMAX 24-Inch 2-Head Blue SATA (SERIAL ATA 150) Cable
Please see image more info>
* (Includes FedEx Saver Shipping) N82E16812104656 $3.99
$3.9/2 pcs*
$3.65/5 pcs*
$3.5/10 pcs*
$3.99

Cases (Computer Cases, ATX Form)

Lian Li Black Mid-Tower Case, Model "PC-61" -RETAIL
Specifications:
Case Type: ATX MID Tower Case
Color: Black
Material: Metal
Drive Bays: 5.25" x 4/0, 3.5" x 3/5 (external/internal)
Expansion Slots: 7
Front Ports: USB2.0 x 2
Power Supply: N/A
Cooling System: 4 x ball bearing fans
Motherboard Compatibility: ATX & pentium 4 (MAX SIZE: 12"x9.6")
Dimensions: 8" x 17.7" x 19" (WxHxD) more info>
N82E16811112025 $95.00
$95.00

CD/DVD ROM Drives

Lite-On Black 52X CD-ROM, Model LTN526S/526D , Full OEM Pack
Specifications:
Read Speed: 52X CD-ROM
Interface: E-IDE/ATAPI
Buffer: 128KB
Access Time: 80ms typical
Data Transfer Rate: 3300 ~ 7800KB/sec ( Average : 5700KB/sec )
Features: Innovated SMART-X to get the fastest CD-DAE / VCD data extraction speed by request
Remark: Full OEM Pack (see pictures for details) more info>
N82E16827101204 $20.50
$20.50

Floppy Drives

NEC 1.44MB Black Internal Floppy Drive, OEM
Specifications:
Model: FD1231H-302
Capacity: 1.44/0.72 MByte
Average Access Time: 3ms
Interface: 34 Pin Standard Floppy Connector
Form: 3.5"
Media Type: 3.5" double-side high density, 3.5" double-side density
more info>
N82E16821152005 $9.99
$9.99

Hard Drives

Western Digital 120GB 7200RPM SATA Hard Drive, Model WD1200JD, OEM Drive Only
Specifications:
Capacity: 120GB
Average Seek Time: 8.9 ms
Buffer: 8MB
Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM
Interface: Serial ATA
Features: Not specified
Manufacturer Warranty: 3 years
Remark: OEM Drive Only more info>
N82E16822144151 $99.75
$99.75

Keyboards

LITE-ON SK-700B Soft Silent Comfort Touch Standard Black Keyboard PS/2 108keys -RETAIL
Specifications:
Interface: PS/2
Number Of Keys: 108 keys
Wireless Technology: N/A
Palm Rest: Not Specified
Design Style: Not Specified
Mouse included: N/A
Features: Spill Resistance more info>
N82E16823107117 $4.00
$4.00

Memory (System Memory)

Kingston ValueRAM Dual Channel Kit 184 Pin 1G(512MBx2) DDR PC-3200 - Retail
Specification
Manufacturer: Kingston
Speed: DDR400(PC3200)
Type: 184 Pin DDR SDRAM
Error Checking: Non-ECC
Registered/Unbuffered: Unbuffered
Cas Latency: 3
Support Voltage: 2.6V
Bandwidth: 3.2GB/s
Organization: two 64M x 64 -Bit
Warranty: Lifetime more info>
N82E16820141423 $198.00
$198.00

Monitors - CRT

NEC/MITSUBISHI FE770-BK 17" CRT Monitor -RETAIL
Specifications:
CRT Type: ClearFlat Shadow Mask CRT
Dot Pitch: 0.21-0.25mm horizontal
Max / Optimal resolution: 1280 x 1024 @ 66Hz / 1024 x 768 @ 85Hz
Frequency: fh: 30~70kHz; fv: 50~120Hz
Features: multi-layered, anti-static screen coating, dark-tint screen and OptiClear® screen surface.
Dimensions & Weight: 15.6" x 15.4" x 16.4" (WxHxD), 35.3 lbs
Manufacturer's Warranty / Phone No.: 3 year limited warranty on CRT, parts and labor. / 800-632-4662 more info>
N82E16824002032R $117.00
$117.00

Motherboards - Intel

Intel "D875PBZLK" i875P Chipset Motherboard for Intel Socket 478 CPU -OEM
Specifications:
Supported CPU: Socket 478 Intel Pentium 4 Processors(Hyper-threading)
Chipset: Intel 875P + ICH5R
FSB: 800/533MHz
RAM: 4x DIMM support Dual-Channel DDR400/333 Max 4GB
IDE: 2x ATA 100 up to 4 Devices
Slots: 1x AGP 8X/4X/1X(0.8/1.5V), 5x PCI
Ports: 2xPS2,1xLPT,1xCOM,8xUSB2.0(Rear 6),1xLAN
Onboard LAN: Intel 82547EI Gigabit (10/100/1000 Mbits/sec) Ethernet
Onboard SATA/RAID: 2x Serial ATA 150, RAID 0/1
Form Factor: ATX more info>
N82E16813121181 $123.00
$123.00

Mouse

Logitech SBF69 Optical Wheel Mouse PS/2 -OEM
Specifications:
Interface: PS/2
Number Of Buttons: 3x buttons + 1x Wheel
Optical/Ball: Optical
Wireless Technology: N/A
Features: Contrasting dark gray translucent bottom case with LED highlighting its optical function
*Must be Purchased with Hardware!!* more info>
N82E16826104138 $12.00
$12.00

Processors

Intel Pentium 4/ 2.8C GHz 800MHz FSB, 512K Cache, Hyper Threading Technology - Retail
Specification
Model: Intel Pentium 4 2.8C w/ Hyper Threading
Core: Northwood
Operating Frequency: 2.8GHz
FSB: 800MHz
Cache: L1/12K+8K; L2/512K
Voltage: 1.525V
Process: 0.13Micron
Socket: Socket 478
Multimedia Instruction: MMX, SSE, SSE2
Warranty: 3-year MFG
Packaging: Retail box (with Heatsink and Fan) more info>
N82E16819116161 $179.00
$179.00

Sound Card

Turtle Beach 6-Channel PCI Sound Card, Model "Santa Cruz" -OEM
Specifications:
Channels: 6
DSP: Cirrus Logic SoundFusion
SNR and Frequency Response: >96dB, 10Hz - 120KHz(-3dB)
Max Sampling Rate: 48kHz
DAC/ADC: 20-bit/18-bit
Hardware Decode: Dolby Digital
Hardware Polyphony: 64 Voices
PC Interface: PCI2.1
Connectors: Line in, Mic in, Line/Headphone out, GAME/MIDI, Versa Jack, CD in, AUX in
Special Features: DVD Audio, Sensaura HRTF 3D positional 360° Audio, DirectSound 3D, EAX 2.0, A3D 1.0
*Audio Cable Not Included!* more info>
N82E16829118101 $36.00
$36.00

Speakers

LOGISYS SP6000-BK 2.1 Computer Alien Multimedia Speaker System -RETAIL
Specifications:
Configuration: 2.1
Power Output: 32Watts R.M.S
Frequency Response: Satellite Unit: 100Hz - 20kHz; Subwoofer: 20Hz - 200Hz
Signal to noise ratio: Not Specified
Remote: N/A
Features: Digital 2.1 home theater performances in movies, music and game, Powerful bass without distortion from its unique design subwoofer Offers interactive gaming experiences in multi-speaker surround, Enjoy full range quality at an affordable price, Magnetic shielding safeguards computer monitor more info>
N82E16836157002 $34.99
$34.99

Video Cards

SAPPHIRE ATI RADEON 9800 PRO Video Card, 128MB DDR, 256-bit, DVI/TV-Out, 8X AGP -BULK
Specifications:
Chipset/Core Speed: ATI RADEON 9800 PRO/380MHz
Memory/Effective Speed: 128MB DDR/680MHz
BUS: AGP 8X
Ports: VGA Out(15 Pin D-Sub)+TV-Out(S-Video Out)+DVI Connector
Support 3D API: DirectX®9, OpenGL®2.0
Cable/Accessories: 4 Cables, VGA via DVI Adapter, PowerDVD, Driver CD
Max [email protected] Color: [email protected] more info>
 
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tom10167

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Yeah, feel free to copy/paste that, you might have to quote it to get the proper UBB scripts though. :thup:

My thoughts: I like your way of thinking, spend the money on the important stuff, screw the rest! :)

Consider this:

For only $10 more you can get a burner, and for $20 more you can get a burner that'll read DVDs. :p

For $6 more dollars you get a great 160 gigabyte hard drive, that's like $.17/gig!!
Hitachi! There's really no need to be scared of Hitachi anymore.

The only other thing I'd consider is a cheap 5.1 setup, you're buying the sound card for it, so why not? They aren't *that* much more.
 

Joshh100

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Nov 20, 2002
yea man.. looks like a good setup. Like tom said, you may want to consider a cheap 5.1 setup cuz I have that sound card and its just BEGGING for it :D other than that though, everything looks good.
 
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FireChoice

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Heck, i am getting the Hitachi HD. -Thanks for pointing it out.

The only reason I am not getting the 5.1 sound card is because I can't afford a 5.1 set of speakers. :D

What would be the difference, using a 5.1 sound card with 2.1 speakers? Is it better than a 2.1 sound card with those same speakers?

*edit* By the way, does everything that says OEM on it I need to buy cables for? Just wondering.
 

Joshh100

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Nov 20, 2002
ues a 5.1 card with 2.1 speakers is just fine.. thats what I have. Also, anything that is OEM you do need cables for because it is out of box and does not come with anything.