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dsgtrain's PC Profile

Umm... Well here goes. I'm Dave (known on the internet as dsgtrain, don't like the name but it's just stuck now). I have a interest in computers and enjoy building my own . I also do builds for other people as well as myself.

Vitals

My PC's Name:Dave's Computer
Date Built/Last Mod:Built - 19th Jan 2008 Upgraded - 3rd March 2008 Tidy Up/Clean - 10th March 2008
Building PCs for:3 to 4 years
Future Plans:Nothing for now. Going to focus my money into other stuff.
Benchmarks:None
Personal Site/Blog:Click Here to View
Purpose of My PC:General Use/Gaming
Internet Connection:ISP - BeUnlimited
Furniture:Argos Furniture (Real Wood)
Where I Shop:- Saverstore.com (I don't use this site anymore, everything overpriced. Some of the older components of this system have been sourced from here.)
- Ebuyer.com (a very good site, everything priced very good. All new components are sourced from here.)

Specs

MotherboardGigabyte GA-MA69VM-S2
RAM/Memory2x 1GB Corsair XMS2 PC2-6400
Processor/CPUAMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ AM2
Video CardGigabyte ATI Radeon HD 3850 512MB DDR3
Sound CardRealtek ALC888
Power SupplyArctic Power 500w
CaseCoolermaster Elite 330 Case
Hard Drive(s)Maxtor 250GB SATAII
Optical Drive(s)Lite-On DVD-ROM Drive, Lite-On DVD+/-RW 20x Drive
Cooling SetupStock CPU Cooler, Zalman GPU Cooler, 120mm Case Fan (Back), HD Cooler
PCI Cards52g WiFi Card
Other ModsNone

Other Goodies

Display/MonitorPrimary - Samsung SyncMaster 940BWPlus, Secondary - Samsung SyncMaster 940MW
Keyboard & MouseDell Keyboard & Kensington Optical Mouse
Sound SystemSony CMT-CPX11 Hi-Fi, On-Monitor, Logitech Dialog-812
Backup System(s)A pile of spare parts, One of my Brothers PC's
External HardwareESPON Stylus DX7450, 4GB USB Flash Stick, Bluetooth Dongle, RumblePad 2, Wingman Attack 2, Card Reader, USB Hub
Operating SystemWindows XP Professional SP3
Other Software UsedFirefox, Thunderbird, Nero, Office 2007, Roxio 9, AVG Anti-Virus Free.