Go Back   United Bimmer Community - BMW Forum > UnitedBimmer- Off Topic > United Off Topic  **FOR MEMBERS ONLY** > Geek Chat
FAQ Members List Calendar Advertise With Us Mark Forums Read

Geek Chat Ask computer questions or just engage in general geek talk on here

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-11-2005, 05:35 AM   #46
Dudesky

Name: Dudesky
Title: Run Far
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Rate My Car: 106 / 340
Your Ride: E39 530iA
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rooz
Hard Drive:
Bought a new hard drive not even a month ago, so I'll use it = FREE
This will be your major bottleneck (not a big deal tho), but the rest of the system rocks

In the future, if you have the need for more speed, swap out that HD to a SATA drive. It'll give you much faster data access times.
__________________
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 08:41 AM   #47
craig
 
craig's Avatar

Name: craig
Title: Sitting in Time out
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: tribune kansas
User not setup in Rate My Car.
Click here to set it up.
get one of these next, my dream computer. edit: oops... forgot the link. lol. http://www.alienware.com/product_det...de=SKU-DEFAULT
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 11:12 AM   #48
Rooz

Name: Rooz
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Charlotte, NC
Rate My Car: 5 / 340
Your Ride: 2003 M5
SO far am set on that system, IF within 2-3 weeks (thanksgiving sales) I see something that kicks my system's ass for a cheaper price I'll buy it, if not then this one will be it
__________________



VIEW MOD LIST & PICS

I am worth $2,010,238 on HumanForSale.com

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gregg
Umnitza now provides a mechanic to install all parts ordered right in the box! It's their new "Total customer service program" that will eliminate all the haters and keep incompetents from breaking **** and blaming the vendor! When you are all set simply call INS and they will pick him up free of charge.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 12:08 PM   #49
voca

Name: voca
Title: Senior Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: washington state
User not setup in Rate My Car.
Click here to set it up.
weekend sale on your RAM this weekend, save $2.90.
__________________
sold..
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 10:11 PM   #50
Rooz

Name: Rooz
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Charlotte, NC
Rate My Car: 5 / 340
Your Ride: 2003 M5
Quote:
Originally Posted by shpuz
get one of these next, my dream computer. edit: oops... forgot the link. lol. http://www.alienware.com/product_det...de=SKU-DEFAULT
lol, dude, the system am bulding is cheaper than that one yet the components are more powerfull than it....
__________________



VIEW MOD LIST & PICS

I am worth $2,010,238 on HumanForSale.com

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gregg
Umnitza now provides a mechanic to install all parts ordered right in the box! It's their new "Total customer service program" that will eliminate all the haters and keep incompetents from breaking **** and blaming the vendor! When you are all set simply call INS and they will pick him up free of charge.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 10:49 PM   #51
defkon99
 
defkon99's Avatar

Name: defkon99
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: San An, TX
Rate My Car: 50 / 340
Your Ride: 1993 E36
Thumbs up

Quote:
Originally Posted by kestrel325is
I Like the intels, too. They may run a little hotter, but they can out-perform the AMD in most cases.

AMD HAS OUTPERFORMED THE CRAPPY INTEL CHIPS!!



THEY RUN HOTTER AND THEY ARE SLOW!
__________________
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 10:52 PM   #52
defkon99
 
defkon99's Avatar

Name: defkon99
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: San An, TX
Rate My Car: 50 / 340
Your Ride: 1993 E36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rooz
UPDATED LIST: (As of November 11th)

Case:
AeroCool SPIRAL GALAXIES Black/Silver Computer Case With Side Panel Window - Retail = $75.00
AeroCool Silver Line AEROPOWER SL550 ATX 550W Power Supply 100~120V AC/200~240V AC - Retail = $75.00

Mobo:

ASUS A8N-SLI Premium Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail = $163.00

Processor:
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+ Manchester 1GHz FSB 2 x 512KB L2 Cache Socket 939 Dual Core Processor - Retail = $400.00

Ram:
CORSAIR ValueSelect 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM Unbuffered DDR 400 (PC 3200) Dual Channel Kit System Memory - Retail = $79.90

Vid Card:
XFX PVT45GUDF3 Geforce 6800GT 256MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Video Card - Retail = $279.00

Microsoft:
Microsoft Windows XP Professional X64 Edition 1 package - OEM = $142.95

Dvd burner:
Yank the one from my dad's computer = FREE

Hard Drive:
Bought a new hard drive not even a month ago, so I'll use it = FREE

Shipping = $39.78 TOTAL = $1,254.63

gREAT sETUP BUD! :P
__________________
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 11:12 PM   #53
Rooz

Name: Rooz
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Charlotte, NC
Rate My Car: 5 / 340
Your Ride: 2003 M5
UPDATE NUMBER 2 As of november 12th

After some browsing around we decided to change two things in order to both save money and make this thing more powerfull for my application....

ASUS A8N-SLI Deluxe Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard = $157.95

AMD Athlon 64 4000+ San Diego 1GHz FSB 1MB L2 Cache Socket 939 Processor = $334.00

NEW TOTAL: $1,137.70
__________________



VIEW MOD LIST & PICS

I am worth $2,010,238 on HumanForSale.com

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gregg
Umnitza now provides a mechanic to install all parts ordered right in the box! It's their new "Total customer service program" that will eliminate all the haters and keep incompetents from breaking **** and blaming the vendor! When you are all set simply call INS and they will pick him up free of charge.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2005, 11:36 PM   #54
witeshark
 
witeshark's Avatar

Name: witeshark
Title: Suspended License
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Miami FL
Rate My Car: 84 / 340
Your Ride: 89 325i 5 speed
FreeBSD
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2005, 12:33 PM   #55
kestrel325is
 
kestrel325is's Avatar

Name: kestrel325is
Title: Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Las Vegas, NV
User not setup in Rate My Car.
Click here to set it up.
Your Ride: 1995 325is 5-speed
Quote:
Originally Posted by defkon99@netscape.net
AMD HAS OUTPERFORMED THE CRAPPY INTEL CHIPS!!



THEY RUN HOTTER AND THEY ARE SLOW!

AMD = Better at games (slightly)
Intel = Better at everything else.

It's personal preference. back
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2005, 03:51 PM   #56
defkon99
 
defkon99's Avatar

Name: defkon99
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: San An, TX
Rate My Car: 50 / 340
Your Ride: 1993 E36
Talking

Quote:
Originally Posted by kestrel325is
AMD = Better at games (slightly)
Intel = Better at everything else.

It's personal preference. back

haha Apparently so!

Id so like to whoop on ya 1v1 on Farcry.
__________________
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 06:35 PM   #57
c1apton
 
c1apton's Avatar

Name: c1apton
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Pompano Beach,Fl /Edina,Mn
Rate My Car: 134 / 340
Your Ride: 93 E34
here's one
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2005, 11:58 PM   #58
witeshark
 
witeshark's Avatar

Name: witeshark
Title: Suspended License
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Miami FL
Rate My Car: 84 / 340
Your Ride: 89 325i 5 speed
What I said. No registry -- That is all. Funny though
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 11:31 PM   #59
c1apton
 
c1apton's Avatar

Name: c1apton
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Pompano Beach,Fl /Edina,Mn
Rate My Car: 134 / 340
Your Ride: 93 E34
There GOES your new computer
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 11:57 PM   #60
Rooz

Name: Rooz
Title: Upgraded Member
Status: Offline
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Charlotte, NC
Rate My Car: 5 / 340
Your Ride: 2003 M5


Well, everything but the Mobo was ordeed today, that I get to order tomorrow (Backordered until tomorrow)

I ended up going with a better mobo....
ASUS A8N32-SLI (dual 16x pci slot instead of 1 slot)
__________________



VIEW MOD LIST & PICS

I am worth $2,010,238 on HumanForSale.com

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gregg
Umnitza now provides a mechanic to install all parts ordered right in the box! It's their new "Total customer service program" that will eliminate all the haters and keep incompetents from breaking **** and blaming the vendor! When you are all set simply call INS and they will pick him up free of charge.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is Your Son a Hacker? komodo United Off Topic  **FOR MEMBERS ONLY** 20 11-30-2005 09:11 PM
Gates Donating $15 million to computer museum komodo United Off Topic  **FOR MEMBERS ONLY** 1 10-17-2005 01:49 PM
Finalizing Computer Setup komodo E36 46 07-23-2005 12:31 AM
E36 Car Computer Kit komodo E36 4 07-18-2005 10:53 AM
Car Computer Updates komodo E36 22 07-12-2005 06:18 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:24 AM.

A vBSkinworks Design

 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2005-2013 UnitedBimmer.com