Best m/b cpu for £200?

  Lostnotfound 16:34 30 Aug 2008
Locked

Hi, it's time to build a new computer, however since it's been 6 years since I last did this my knowledge of current hardware is rather poor.
I've been trying to find out the best m/b cpu combination I can afford but keep getting confused.
I've all but decided on an Intel Q6700, but may go for a Q9450 if I can find one cheap enough (there is currently one on Ebay for buy it now £159), but as for a m/b...
I think I'll go for a DDR3, seperate graphics card, raid.
I would like to keep the costs below about £200 for m/b and processor but would consider going slighly over (I could skimp on other components for now).
Any guidance (even critising my cpu choice) would be appreiated).
Cheers, Mark

  crosstrainer 17:05 30 Aug 2008
  skidzy 18:30 30 Aug 2008

How about this ,just as an idea click here and click here

Obviously you may get them cheaper while shopping around.
Like ive said just an idea to go with Crosstrainers excellent links.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Best phone camera 2017

Stunning new film posters by Hattie Stewart, Joe Cruz & more

iPad Pro 10.5in (2017) review

28 astuces pour profiter au mieux de votre iPhone