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Old 07-20-2008, 06:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
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It doesn't seem like the Linkword PRESCOTT case has a PSU in it (the specs say it doesn't on Newegg). You can do better on the case for minimally more money, and I would think that 2GB has a significantly higher performance per dollar increase ove rthe 1GB (in other words, I think it's worth it to get 2GB instead of 1GB even though it costs more).
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1gb of ram should be plenty since she is just using the system for internet browsing.

To save money you could use Ubuntu linux, which is a excellent free operating system.

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