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Old 11-08-2004, 08:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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aiight, what is a good pc for around 800-900 usd. for my nieghbor who has a sucky system. he has kids who play a lot of pc games. but cant play any newones. any ideas. he dont need a monitor or speakers or mice or a keyboard
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Old 11-08-2004, 09:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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try this

nf7-s v2.0 mobo
AMD XP-M 2400+
512mb dual channel RAM
9800 pro grafix
MGE viper case w/ PSU
52x cd-rw drive
60-80 gig harddrive 7200 rpm

that should do it and be below your price range
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Old 11-08-2004, 09:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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MOBO http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...127-181&depa=0
CPU http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...103-501&depa=0
RAM http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...141-423&depa=0
Hard drive
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...144-102&DEPA=0
Video
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...102-342&depa=0
Case
http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...138-034&DEPA=1
cd/dvd
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...151-051&DEPA=0

thats about $750 right there, im not sure what games they wanna play etc..
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Old 11-09-2004, 09:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i like the second one, but about the case, theres a really crappy psu in there. i might use the x700xt when it comes out. and then that should be good. thanks, if any one else has ideas plz post ciz i still have 2 months
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