Conclusion (Summary and Price)

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That concludes this article on’s component choices for the Ultimate System Guide. I hope you found it enjoyable and informative, and perhaps you will even take this into consideration should you win the lottery some time. 🙂 Please visit the AMD Forums and discuss with us what YOU think about the Ultimate System Guide! Below is a summary table of the components we listed in the previous pages:

Total Price: $7118

System Specifications
Processor Dual 1.2 GHz Athlon MP Processors
Motherboard Tyan Thunder K7 AMD-760 MP Chipset
Fan / Heatsink (2) Akasa Silver Mountain
Memory 4 x 256 MB Crucial Registered PC2100 DDR DRAM
Video Card Visiontek GeForce 3
Hard Drive 4 x 18.5 GB 15,000 RPM Seagate Cheetah SCSI
Sound Card Turtle Beach Santa Cruz
Hitachi GF 2050 DVD-RAM
Plextor PlexWriter 16/10/40
Case Modified Lian Li PC-70 from DesignComp
Monitor 17″ LCD from ADI
Speakers Klipsch Pro Media 4.1s
Keyboard Microsoft Natural Keyboard
Mouse Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer
Operating System Windows 2000 Professional
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