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Old 08-29-2005, 02:01 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am building 3 business machines for work I want 2 of them with 512mb and 1 with 1 gig. I need a good airflow case that will improve longevity of the parts But it cant be a tower has to be the home theatre style looking. Can someone reccomend which parts I should use. I need 3 same cases,mobos,mem,cpus, you know. whats a good setup that will work good.
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Old 08-29-2005, 12:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
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oh yeah. Prolly looking at around 750 each or so. give or a take hundred. its not that important.
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Total $1029, that's out of your budget. Well this is just my suggestion. You could see how you could cut costs.
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if this is for business and not gaming, then having a good graphics card and a fast processor is unncessary.

onboard video should do fine, but it depends on what you're doing.
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