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Old 10-28-2006, 08:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i am hoping to build a gaming rig for my friend and he only wants to spend about 500 or less or maybe 600 if thing are needed


he needs

case
psu
graphics card (256+)
mobo
ram
(hope i dint forget anyhting)

he has a cpu which is a pentium d 805 i believe and doesnt need a screen or keyboaard or mouse
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for that you could get a amd 3000, 1gb ram, and a 6600gt. That could also include a decent case, hd, psu, and motherboard and with some overclocking it could make it even better.
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Old 10-29-2006, 12:35 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Pentium D 805 Dual core processor works nicely for a value gaming computer.
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Old 10-29-2006, 10:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
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http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/Produc...uctCode=371295
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103937
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144415
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128017
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231088
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130054

tell him he can use his current cpu until he has more money to afford a core 2
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you should really try to aim for the 7600's but they might be out of ur budget.
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I just bought a Nvidia Xfx Geforce 7600GT at newegg and it ran me about $150 and its sweet
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