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    Re: Motherboard + CPU for £100?

    They looks reasonable to me - the 8300 should be about on a par with your X600 but use less power, so all in all that's a decent choice. Presumably that also came in a bit under budget?

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    Re: Motherboard + CPU for £100?

    Ebuyer £104 (super saver)

    I hope 8300 will do the job...

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    Re: Motherboard + CPU for £100?

    Hey

    Trying to install the heatsink, does it matter which way its fitted? can fit two ways:


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    Re: Motherboard + CPU for £100?

    Its symmetrical, doesnt make a difference, one way will be easier, retention clip on right hand side.

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    Re: Motherboard + CPU for £100?

    erm...so it makes no difference? after I cliped it in (either way) heatsink is tight and very unlikely to move, which is what I want? guess I will have to find out

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