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hobbit709 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-16-09 10:20 PM
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32. It's all in knowing where to shop.
AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor Model HDZ955FBGIBOX - Retail-$245

ASUS M4A78T-E AM3 AMD 790GX HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail-$139

G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail-$59

Seagate 1Tb hard drive-$89

2 SAMSUNG 22X DVD Burner Black SATA Model SH-S223F - $25 ea.

Midtower steel case with 120mm rear fan and 80 mm front fan.-$9

550w P.S.-$20

total cost of hardware $611

OC'd that baby to 3.7 GHz runs at 40-45C, idles at 35C.
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  -I spent my evening re-ripping my CD collection... Pierre.Suave  May-16-09 12:07 AM   #0 
  - The problem is that the recording rate is set by the receiving device  FKA MNChimpH8R   May-16-09 12:33 AM   #1 
  - Well, I am using the DAC1 and I am pretty sure it takes the bits  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 12:49 AM   #2 
     - Should have been clearer  FKA MNChimpH8R   May-16-09 12:59 AM   #4 
        - yes, definitely is iTunes not the DAC1  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:02 AM   #5 
           - Probably an ARC DAC  FKA MNChimpH8R   May-16-09 01:15 AM   #8 
              - I will PM you  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:21 AM   #10 
                 - But it comes down to tubes, dude  FKA MNChimpH8R   May-16-09 01:40 AM   #11 
                    - I have plenty of tubes downstream  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:12 PM   #17 
  - Thank god the Bodeans have been digitalized  underpants   May-16-09 12:57 AM   #3 
  - I do not have any of the Bodeans...  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:02 AM   #6 
  - I've maxed out a 40 gig hard drive with nothing but music, and I can't be more than 10% done.  Forkboy   May-16-09 01:09 AM   #7 
  - I have a 1 terabyte drive  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:20 AM   #9 
  - I use JetAudio for ripping.  kentauros   May-16-09 02:15 AM   #12 
  - I could never figure out why people are so against  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 11:30 AM   #13 
     - I like doing things the easy way.  kentauros   May-16-09 05:46 PM   #28 
  - and I am still ripping CDs...  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 11:31 AM   #14 
  - I converted all mine to an 8Hz 2-bit sampling spoons-based player  Rabrrrrrr   May-16-09 12:13 PM   #15 
  - Way to go!  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 01:11 PM   #16 
  - I recently digitized my entire collection and had it transferred onto punch cards.  leeroysphitz   May-16-09 01:13 PM   #18 
  - Nice!! But why not step into the 80s?  Deja Q   May-16-09 01:24 PM   #19 
  - Two bits? WTF?  pokerfan   May-16-09 02:13 PM   #20 
  - I've done that and ended up with neck pain from sitting and staring so long  graywarrior   May-16-09 02:20 PM   #21 
  - iTunes-purposedly degraded proprietary audio format.  hobbit709   May-16-09 02:27 PM   #22 
  - Open source is the only way to go  pokerfan   May-16-09 02:34 PM   #23 
  - Apparently you are unfamiliar with iTunes in particular  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 04:10 PM   #24 
     - Currently the computer I'm on is winblows  hobbit709   May-16-09 05:03 PM   #26 
        - All that, and yet you seem to have missed so much  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 05:27 PM   #27 
        - Oh, and FYI  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 07:06 PM   #29 
        - You paid how much for that slowpoke?  hobbit709   May-16-09 09:20 PM   #30 
           - Ha Ha Ha Ha  Pierre.Suave   May-16-09 09:51 PM   #31 
              - It's all in knowing where to shop.  hobbit709   May-16-09 10:20 PM   #32 
        - I have two live recording set-ups that don't use a computer of any sort  no name no slogan   May-16-09 10:51 PM   #34 
  - There must be a glitch in the Matrix  Inchworm   May-16-09 04:17 PM   #25 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   May-16-09 10:20 PM   #33 
  - That's funny, I spent all evening re-ripping my WAV files to wax cylinders  no name no slogan   May-16-09 11:25 PM   #35 

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