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Old 01-27-2007, 12:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to build a budget PC for my gf. It doesnt have to be great, but she would like to play WoW on decent settings, and maybe the Sims 2 aswell. I'm looking to spend around $500, and I don't need a monitor, keyboard, mouse, or speakers. But I do need WiFi access, and preferrably a case that is not to dull. What would you suggest?

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Old 01-27-2007, 07:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 01-27-2007, 07:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks alot man, that will help alot, I had something in mind, but you saved me 100 bucks
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Old 01-27-2007, 09:30 AM   #4 (permalink)
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You can get 7600GS or 7600GT for about the same price and they both outperform X1650pro


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