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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    I built brackets for it to mount it on am3+
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    I just found my old heatsink... a Xigmatek s1283, with a Delta AFB1212H(dual ball 120mm, PWM, 90cfm when at full tilt...) even has a nice lapped base Think this will cool an 8 core cpu?
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    Thank you Its been so long since I built a new rig
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    Thank you
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    I am aware of that. And yes sir it is a retail copy. Bought it at microcenter shortly after windows 7 came out
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    Sorry I am on a cell phone... thought I answered that I will be reusing windows 7 64 bit home premium that I had on my last ssystem that bit the dust due to water being dumped in the case by a toddler
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    Ok here is the plan so far... Amd fx6300 $90 Or AMd fx6350 $130 Or Amd fx8320. $150 Asus m5a78l-m lx plus $0 with cpu purchase and $10 MIR Or Gigabyte ga-78lmt-sp2 $0 with cpu purchase and $10 MIR Samsung 120gb evo 840 ssd. $90 Radeon hd 7770. $100...
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    I am planning to buy mostly from microcenter... they have a few things that caught my intetest... 550ti 1gb refurbished for $75. But now that seems to be sold out Maybe a 650? I am considering a cheap processor maybe a celeron or pentium socket 1055 or and amd am3+ since...
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    super tight budget gaming rig?

    1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc Gaming web browsing and movies 2) What's your budget? Are tax and shipping included? $400-500 pre tax 3) Which country do you live in? If the U.S, please tell us the state and city if possible. Near overland...
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    Build me a budget gaming rig / HTPC

    what I have -a couple hard drives and a 64GB solid state sandforce drive -power supply (Antec 620watt Neo Eco) -case -DVD drive and Blu ray -Windows 7 -20" Samsung LCD What I need -ram -motherboard and processor -video card -true 1080p projector BUDGET CHEAP. graphics...
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    Problem with Windows 7 x64 install, AHCI driver is not installing

    You should hopped in here and posted up. could have been $5 in it for you :)
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    Problem with Windows 7 x64 install, AHCI driver is not installing

    Ok I came up with an idea that worked... went into the bios and set it to IDE, then I started the install of Windows 7 x64, on the first reboot I hopped into the bios and reset the bios to AHCI. The machine rebooted and went right into windows, it installed the AHCI drivers on boot up. It...
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    Problem with Windows 7 x64 install, AHCI driver is not installing

    so $5 Paypal gift to the first person to find a solution
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    Problem with Windows 7 x64 install, AHCI driver is not installing

    well have tried several copies of windows, both my retail versions and an OEM. I even tried a downloaded copy for good measure. I then tried all the discs I had imaged over to a flash drive. That did not work either. same issue
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