New pc build

  tes 11:19 08 Jan 2006

Planning the following

Antec Sonata 2 PC Case
Asus A8N-E or Gigabyte K8NF-9 Motherboard
Athlon 3200+ or 3500+ CPU
Asus Extreme 6200TC PCI Express Gaphic card (I have no interst in games & this card as vidio in)
2 x 512MB pc3200 memory from Crucial
Maxtor or Seagate 200GB SATA Hard Drive

Can anyone see any flaws or offer advice, especialy on the motherboard.

All other parts from my present PC


  [DELETED] 11:39 08 Jan 2006

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If video playback quality is important you might be better considering one of the latest X1000 series cards from ATI

The AVIVO feature of these cards is reported to dramatically improve video quality.

  [DELETED] 11:53 08 Jan 2006

Have a look at my recent thread on on PC spec where I have received a load of helpful advice and comment:

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I think the main thing you need to tell us is what you intend using it for mainly though.

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