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    Couldn't wait anymore

    Just ordered my new PC, spec is in sig cant wait
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    surprised that u splashed out all pretty much top spec cpu ram mobo, i woulda thought u woulda gone for the 7950 or at least the gtx? were u funds limited?
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    I was wary of spending a fortune on graphics with such a massive overhaul coming next year in the form of DX10, probably going to go for a crossfire setup in the new year
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    ok fair enough, i know where ur coming from... 7900Gt will more than do anyway, jsut curious , enjopy that rig m8.
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    Nice one mate! I've just bought an iPod a new guitar and a new amp, so no upgrades for a while for me!

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    What... Where... How... ...did you get a C2?

    EDIT: Oh dear - this thing seems to have passed me over lmao

    w00t - oh year- its out - w00t- C2 FTW

    EDIT: Dam - its still pre order @ scan - thought they didnt do that lol

    So how did you get one?
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    Quote Originally Posted by nvening
    So how did you get one?
    He pre-ordered one - they're not on release for another 2 weeks (or 1 1/2 now, I suppose...)

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    Yep pre-ordered, got it from scan bit pissed when i saw it was £40 cheaper at komplett but hey ho, hope ninja scythe cooler fits in an eclipse case :S
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    Quote Originally Posted by spazman
    Yep pre-ordered, got it from scan bit pissed when i saw it was £40 cheaper at komplett but hey ho, hope ninja scythe cooler fits in an eclipse case :S
    It didn't have a problem in the P180 and the Akasa is wider so it should be ok.

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    very nice set up m8! does it run like a joke?
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    Quote Originally Posted by spazman
    Yep pre-ordered, got it from scan bit pissed when i saw it was £40 cheaper at komplett but hey ho, hope ninja scythe cooler fits in an eclipse case :S
    I suppose SCAN still only get the proc on the day of release so technically you still get the proc nextday even if you buy on the day of release? Pretty sure SCAN will take in a lot of Conroe so no need to worry about stock level?
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