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    Recommend Case and PSU for @ £60

    I'm looking to build up some older bits, DFI s939 NF4, Opty 146, 2Gb ram, 160Gb HD, DVD/RW, CD, floppy, TV card and most likely an ATI lower end graphics card, but I need a new case and PSU that will handle it. It's a budget build, but I want a quality PSU to run it and a half decent case. Won't need anymore than a quality 400W (20 something Amps) if that, but I'm struggling to find a decent value for money combo. Don't need a huge case - a midi will do.

    Anyone spotted a bargain or have some good experience? Cheers.
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    Re: Recommend Case and PSU for @ £60

    http://www.ebuyer.com/product/130948

    Shame becuase it was £50 last week

    http://www.ebuyer.com/product/145090
    better fan arrangement

    http://scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=617999 or something like an OCZ stealthXstrem (£35) + a cheapy case.

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    Re: Recommend Case and PSU for @ £60

    Quote Originally Posted by staffsMike View Post
    http://www.ebuyer.com/product/130948

    Shame becuase it was £50 last week
    Damn cos that was one I looked at a couple of weeks back as most likely to be the best value.
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    Re: Recommend Case and PSU for @ £60

    Coolermaster Elite 330 Black Case With CM eXtreme Power 460W PSU - £53.46 delivered.

    That is what I have just bought to put all my old 939 stuff into.
    Mobo: DFI LP X48 LT T2R Bios 2008/12/24
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    GC: HIS 5870 @ 900/1300 - Eyefinity

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