PC | 1st Build

In July of 2005, I built my first computer.  The components are as follows:

Case: LIAN LI PC-65B Black Aluminum ATX Mid Tower Computer Case – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Mother Board: DFI LANPARTY nF4 SLI-DR 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Processor: AMD Athlon 64 3700+ San Diego 2.2GHz 1MB L2 Cache Socket 939 Single-Core Processor – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Ram: OCZ Platinum 2GB (2 x 1GB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Graphics Card: BFG Tech BFGR78256GTXOC GeForce 7800GTX 256MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 SLI Support Video Card – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Power Supply: OCZ PowerStream OCZ520ADJ 520 Watts – NewEgg Link, Archived PDF

Here is a very young version of me elated that the computer has successfully powered on.  Albeit the bios is complaining the ram is installed in the wrong chip slot on the motherboard, I’m just glowing in the picture about the fact that none of the components were dead on arrival.

Below is a shot of the inside of the case with all of the components installed.

Windows installing:

The Nvidia BFG Geforce 7800 GS Graphics Card: