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Old 10-07-2005, 05:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im in need of another computer, something that I can do calculations on for my company. Basically it will be used ligthly, no games.

AMD 1.5 GHz Sempron 2200+ processor with 3DNow! Technology
200MHz Frontside Bus
128 MB DDR Memory, expandable to 2 GB
One PC266 DDR DIMM Socket available
Integrated 10/100 Ethernet Connection
Integrated Graphics up to 64 MB, default setting 32 MB
Integrated 5+1 Channels AC'97 Audio
Mid-Tower ATX Case (7.5 W x 17.5 D x 15 H)
Available drive bays: External, two 5.25, two 3.5
Available slots: 2 PCI, 1 AGP 8x
Serial port
Parallel port
Four USB 2.0 ports (2 front-mounted)
104 key keyboard
2 button mouse w/wheel
Audio Port (Line-in, Line-out, Mic-in)
Stereo Speakers
Not included: hard drive, CD-ROM drive, modem, floppy disk drive, operating system

I found this system to be the most budget pc, however Im concerned. I already have most of the things they dont have such as

hard drive
cd-rom drive
operating system

Could someone help me find the rigth hard drive and a good cd rom for this computer?
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Old 10-07-2005, 06:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Which one should I buy?

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Platform Learn More PC


Form Factor Desktop


PCI Slots (Total) Learn More 3


AGP Slots (Total) Learn More 1


Expansion Slots 4


Processor Brand Intel®


Processor Class Celeron®


Processor Speed 1.80GHz


Memory Type DDR


Total Memory 256MB


Interface ATA/133
IDE


Capacity 40GB


Optical Drive Type CD-RW


Audio Description Integrated Audio


Graphics Description Integrated Graphics


Communications Description Integrated LAN Support


Data Transfer Rate 10Mbps
100Mbps


Power 160 Watt


Mouse Type Optical


Buttons 3


Keyboard Type Standard


Keys 104
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This is the wrong section for this.
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move to the general section
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Old 10-07-2005, 09:32 PM   #5 (permalink)
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ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-EIGHT MEGS OF RAM??? 150W PSU??? WTH??? RIPOFF!!
If you plan on paying a dollar more than $150 for this machine, you're getting ripped off. And $150 is even high.
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