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    Help, waited to long.

    It's hell being retired. To active on the TN Cumberland plateau. I finalized my plans about six weeks ago but didn't get around to ordering the parts. Now they seem obsolete. The P35, DDR2 ASUS P5K PREMIUM/WIFI-AP Motherboard Should be replaced with a P45. Any suggestions for a comparable...
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    Finally, ready to buy. Please comment

    I want to use the system to edit photos, surfing etc while doing some long, trouble free, video rendering. Hopefully 8gb will help.
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    Finally, ready to buy. Please comment

    I live on the Cumberland Plateau in TN so no need for a TV tuner (wish I could use my DirectTV signals) and no useful stores within 150 miles. Thank you for the help. I'll give a third drive serious consideration.
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    Finally, ready to buy. Please comment

    This is the system I'm ready to put together. I would appreciate any criticisms and suggestions you might have. I'm concerned about the various components fitting in the case and working together. It sounds like Newegg is a reliable source with good customer service. Should I look at...
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    Which HD-3870 video card

    Thanks Very much. I understand better now and seems like I'm not the only one confused by the one S-Video port. The Diamond goes to the top of my list. Not even knowing what VIVO was makes that a real bonus. Still not sure how I would use VIVO or if the box contains the necessary hookups but...
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    Which HD-3870 video card

    What is VIVO? How dose it work? What is it good for?
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    Which HD-3870 video card

    I'm zeroing in on the components to build my first computer. My system will be a multitasking unit used mainly, in order of priority, for video/photo editing, as a Media Center PC, web surfing, word and excel and occasional game playing. I plan on using an Asus P5K DELUXE/WIFI-AP MB, Q9450...