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Old 02-03-2010, 08:46 PM   #11 (permalink)
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you live in CA right? you have fry's near by?

http://adv.ocregister.com/interactiv...0203083105.pdf

buy combo for $60
sell mobo on craiglist for $10
A2 x4 620 for $50 bucks
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Old 02-03-2010, 10:19 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Think I'll stick with the asus... It looks better :P LOL, after all, looks are VERY important when picking components.

I'll switch out the dvd drive and psu though, good find there
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looks are very important, almost as important as theological power

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lol, yes theological power is very important.

about to order everything in a few mins.

anyone know the standard rates for computer technicians? i've had more people ask me about building systems for them but i don't know what a reasonable price is...

edit: dang it, those rip jaws went up $20...

edit edit: and the mobo rose too... dang it. guess ill go with the mobo+cpu combo you suggested..
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wow... wtf newegg :/

if you havent ordered yet you can get some corsair ram for $5 less. not much, but its something i guess.
Newegg.com - CORSAIR XMS3 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMX4GX3M2A1600C8 - Desktop Memory
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