Sparkle GeForce 8800 GT 512MB / Intel Core 2 Quad

Right i am nearly there nearly got my system i want but just before i go ahead and start nagging my parents for the money what do you think of this system, its for gaming and performance,and is there anything i could change :

Compucase ATX 4 Bay Tower inc PSU
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 (2.4GHz/1066) inc Intel Cooler
Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Motherboard (Nvidea chipset)
Crucial 4GB (matched pair) DDR2 PC2-5300 / CL=5 • Unbuffered / NON-ECC / DDR2-667 / 1.8V / 256Meg x 64
Maxtor 320GB SATA2 HDD
Pioneer DVR-115DBK 20x DVD+/-RW 10x DL Black
Sparkle GeForce 8800 GT 512MB
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Bit (OEM)


  Rigga 19:49 13 Feb 08

I have a similar system, and it's good for gaming and general use.

Firstly, you don't mention how large the PSU is?

Also your OS "Windows XP 32Bit" will not recognize all of the 4GB memory I have 4GB and it will only recognize 3.2gb

And lastly, your MB does not support SLI, which would be a cheap upgrade solution when required.

Other than that I can see no problems.
How much are you paying and from whom?


sorry it always misses the price off, i am paying Total £636.25 i dont know about the PSU so what motherboard do you reccomend?

  Stuartli 15:05 14 Feb 08

Both XP Home and Pro should recognise up to 4GB of memory.

  Stuartli 15:09 14 Feb 08

Some info that may be useful to you:

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  Rigga 16:43 14 Feb 08

Thanks I know all about the /PAE switch which does work but affects performance. Which I don't want.

Thanks anyway though.


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