opinion on my pc

  craigy1 12:59 09 Jul 2007
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hi, i am in the process of getting a new pc which i will be building and wanted to know what other people think of it and if i have missed anything.

also i didnt know which speakers to choose so if anyone can help that would be great.

cpu = intel e6600
mobo = gigabyte ga-965p-s3
ram = 2gb geil ddr2 800mhz
video = msi 8800 768mb
speakers creative/logitech 7.1/5.1 or the z-5500
dvd drives = lite on LH 18A1P
hard drive = 750GB seagate sata 2
display = viewsonic 2235wm
case = coolermaster stacker 831
P/S = tough power 750W
K/B = logitech G15 and Mouse G5 logitech
vista
sound card = x-fi extreme gamer creative.

hope i have included everything!!!!

  A-Nonymous 13:27 09 Jul 2007

Have you got a graphics card?

  Technotiger 13:42 09 Jul 2007

Looks ok to me, including your graphics 8800. The speakers you have chosen also should do the job. The DVD drive(s) .. I would prefer the LG GSA-4163B.

  umbongo(uk) 16:59 09 Jul 2007

not a sausage wrong with that ,will run merrily on for ages without an upgrade needed

  Joe R 17:10 09 Jul 2007

craigy1,

the spec looks good to me,with everything recognisable as top drawer quality.

Not quite the same point as Technotiger, but maybe a second optical drive, for straight copy to copy,(or as a spare).

As for speakers, if you want a large set with plenty base. click here

Or if you can afford it the 5500 set would be hard to beat.

  craigy1 21:35 09 Jul 2007

aye, i was going to get two of the dvd drives.

the other thing i am not sure about is the monitor. i mean i do like the viewsonic but was wondering if anyone knew a better one that doesnt have speakers on it.

  craigy1 10:56 10 Jul 2007

bump

  Technotiger 17:15 10 Jul 2007

The monitor you have shown looks fine. You don't have/need to connect the audio cord.

  Technotiger 17:15 10 Jul 2007

PS you don't happen to be in the County of Down, do you?

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