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Old 04-13-2005, 12:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...MBM-K8NS-3000A
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...7&sku=P45-1904
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...&sku=S457-1017

Am I getting ripped off or should I do it?
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Old 04-13-2005, 12:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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This is also meant to be for gaming
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:03 AM   #3 (permalink)
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what the hell are you doing ordering off tiger direct?

use newegg

btw, you need ddr400/pc3200 ram
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:06 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Can you help me find something like the board+processor on newegg?
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Old 04-13-2005, 04:46 AM   #5 (permalink)
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USE http://www.pricewatch.com/ its the best comparitive shopping site I know of, and it includes products listed with newegg
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i prefer not to use pricewatch b/c there's too many small companies i'd never trust

www.pricegrabber.com is better
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Old 04-13-2005, 07:42 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Tigerdirect is still good...

Yeah those are good prices, but why are you talking about paying 300$, it's only like 270
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Old 04-13-2005, 11:51 AM   #8 (permalink)
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For $300 I think this stuff is a lot better.

Processor: AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Winchester Retail (CPU cooler included btw)
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...103-501&depa=1

Motherboard: MSI K8N Neo2 Platinum NVIDIA nForce3 ULTRA
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-468&depa=1
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Intel Stock CPU Cooler------------------------Zalman 7700-Cu
Idle: 51C---------------------------------------Idle: 21C
Load: 72C--------------------------------------Load: 28C
ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe-----------------------GIGABYTE K8NF4-9 NForce4 4X
512MBX2 Corsair XMS 2-2-2-5 PC-3200-----512MBX2 Corsair XMS 2-2-2-5 PC-3200
ATI RADEON X800 XT Platinum Edition-------ATI RADEON X800 XL
Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS----------Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS
Western Digital Raptor 37GB 10K------------2X Western Digital SATA150 Caviar SE 80GB RAID 0
Antec True 480W------------------------------Thermaltake Silent PurePower 680W
Zalman 5.1 Headphones----------------------Zalman 5.1 Headphones
Zalman High Sensitivity Microphone----------Zalman High Sensitivity Microphone
Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard 1.0A----------Logitech Media Keyboard
Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer 4.0A---------Logitech MX510
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Yeah, I've got that board
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