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by yellowbeard
Tue Jan 02, 2007 1:44 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Antec Solo / C2D / P5B Deluxe..so do i really need a HSF?
Replies: 6
Views: 3116

thanks denHerman,

Putting the ninja > asus fit issues aside (i've been reading up). I've got no faith in it fitting together with the rest of the bits and inside a solo case.

So will it fit okay with the rest of the components i listed?
by yellowbeard
Tue Jan 02, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Antec Solo / C2D / P5B Deluxe..so do i really need a HSF?
Replies: 6
Views: 3116

Antec Solo / C2D / P5B Deluxe..so do i really need a HSF?

Happy New Year to you all. simple question. I'm not going to overclock the machine so do i really need a cpu heatsink (and would it fit anyway?) or should i just buy a 92mm front fan instead? suggested build: Antec Solo Seasonic S12 430W Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 Asus P5B Deluxe WiFi Corsair Memory PC4...
by yellowbeard
Sun Dec 31, 2006 11:15 am
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Sticky for the UK
Replies: 107
Views: 212692

forgot to mention that the spec for Scan.co.uk is CHEAPER and has a high grade mobo. WiFi version of the P5B Deluxe
by yellowbeard
Sun Dec 31, 2006 11:14 am
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Sticky for the UK
Replies: 107
Views: 212692

SCAN IS CHEAPER THAN OVERCLOCKERS

About to place my order and the following spec comes out cheaper on Scan by a clear £42.17 including delivery OVERCLOCKERS CASE £57.56 Antec Solo PSU £51.69 Seasonic S12 430W CPU £145.69 Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 Motherboard £123.36 Asus P5B Deluxe RAM £160.96 Corsair Memory PC4200 2x1GB HDD £50...
by yellowbeard
Fri Dec 29, 2006 6:41 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: INTEL CORE 2 DUO Question:Retail box or not?
Replies: 5
Views: 2126

awesome - i'm giving that to my little son then :)
by yellowbeard
Thu Dec 28, 2006 1:39 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: INTEL CORE 2 DUO Question:Retail box or not?
Replies: 5
Views: 2126

thanks Rei. You're well quick!!

I'll go for the retail!
by yellowbeard
Thu Dec 28, 2006 1:27 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: INTEL CORE 2 DUO Question:Retail box or not?
Replies: 5
Views: 2126

INTEL CORE 2 DUO Question:Retail box or not?

Hi all I've been looking at the the Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 and have seen this listed on overclockers as two versions (RETAIL OR OEM). As i'm adding a sythe ninja heatsink will i need the retail version. i understand the RETAIL version comes with a heatsink and fan. all help much appreciated. !! :)
by yellowbeard
Mon Dec 25, 2006 1:08 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Replacing the noise machine for something decent!
Replies: 9
Views: 2830

cheers beyonder & ronrem, i was told that the 7300 will upgrade itself to 512 with 1gb of ram. as i'm having 2gb this should happen right?
by yellowbeard
Sun Dec 24, 2006 11:29 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Replacing the noise machine for something decent!
Replies: 9
Views: 2830

i'm going for the ninja, but have since changed my mind on the motherboard

looking a abits!
by yellowbeard
Sun Dec 24, 2006 2:11 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Replacing the noise machine for something decent!
Replies: 9
Views: 2830

thank you for the advice. i was looking at the WD SE16 but read somewhere that the samsungs are a tad more reliable - is this correct or hearsay?

re: cooling via a ninja - can i get away without this for a bit and add it later?
by yellowbeard
Sat Dec 23, 2006 4:24 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Replacing the noise machine for something decent!
Replies: 9
Views: 2830

Replacing the noise machine for something decent!

Hi all This is my first post having discovered the site about 2 weeks ago. Its a great site and i have learned so much already. I have decided to replace the wind tunnel/jet engine i call my pc having run out of ear plugs! I'm not OC'ing or a gamer but would like to be able to play the occasional sh...