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Old 11-20-02, 07:32 AM
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Looking for advice. Currently have a Millennia Xku full tower that I want to upgrade. I’m going to keep the DVD-ROM, CD-RW, ZIP, and Floppy. May even keep my video card for awhile, to cut down on the initial expense, as I don’t really do anything graphic-intensive right now (it’s a Viper330).

Here’s what I’ve pulled together. I’d appreciate any constructive feedback, such as incompatibility issues, or overkill issues (“that motherboard won’t work in that case”, “the power supply brand sucks”, etc)

ASUS P4S8X Motherboard for Intel P4 478 Retail
Specifications:
Supported CPU: P4 Socket 478 1.4 GHz ~ 2.53+ GHz
Chipset: SiS® 648 North ,SiS® 693 South Bridge
FSB: 533 / 400 MHz
RAM: 3 x184-pin DDR PC2700/PC2100/PC1600Max 3GB
IDE: 2 x UltraDMA 133/100/66/33
Slots: 1 x AGP 8X 6 x PCI
Ports: 1xLPT,2xCOM,2xPS2, 1xRJ45,1x1394,and Audio Ports
Onboard Audio: C-Media 9739 CODEC
Onboard LAN: 10/100Mbs
Onboard Firewire: IEEE1394 interface provides high speed digital interface for audio/video
Onboard Serial ATA: With up to 150MB/s data transfer rate, Serial ATA is faster than current Parallel ATA
6 USB 2.0 Ports

Intel Pentium4 1.8A GHz 512K Socket 478 Processor 400MHz Processor Bus –Retail


KINGSTON KVR266X64C25/256 256MB 32x64 PC2100 DDR RAM CL 2.5- OEM

Heroichi Electronic corp. Power Supply 300watt HEC-300AR-T UL Approved. World Famous Power Brand, AMD(Athlon)/Intel Approved

MAXTOR 60GB 7200RPM EIDE HARD DRIVE MODEL # 6Y060L0 - OEM, DRIVE ONLY


Your help is appreciated!

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