Linked by Jay Sabol on Sun 22nd Jun 2003 15:02 UTC
Gifts, Contests, Easter Eggs Many of us have done it. What does it take to do it?
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Some specifics
by Claus on Sun 22nd Jun 2003 16:59 UTC

Mainboard: ASUS A7N8X Deluxe, Epox 8rda3+ (fanless)
CPU: AMD 2400-2700 (sweet spot)
Disk: Hitachi/IBM, Western Digital, 80 Gb ($1/GB)
Memory: 2x256 MB DDR3200 Kingston,Corsair (dual channel)
Monitor: Samsung 19"
Video: By far the area with the most selection. Check out www.newegg.com as another reader also suggested. Matrox G450/G550, ATI Xpert 2000, ATI Radeon VE for non-gaming graphics.
New technologies to consider: SATA
A site that monitors the web for new reviews: www.8dimensional.com