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Old 12-24-2007, 01:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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and im *going* to be selling it for $200 what do you think of it?
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Old 12-24-2007, 02:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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200 seems right, but this isn't even the right place for it..
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I was asking for an opinion of the specs and the price, i already got someone who wants it privately
im not selling it online but someone around my neighborhood , and this thing isnt even built yet, so why is this thread moved?
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Cause an Assumption was made, as you never said anything about NOT selling it online. Next time please, specify more carefully. Thanks.
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I dont know about you but i dont think anyone would buy a disassembled computer when i clearly state that im in the process of "Building a Descent pc"
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Definitely a general PC, so it's in the right place.

Drop a $30-$40 GFX card in it and you can go $300 easy.
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Old 12-24-2007, 07:45 PM   #7 (permalink)
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It looks decent for 200 dollars, But as trotter said if you add a mid-range Grfx card to it then you could get 300 outta it.
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Yup, put two dvd burners and a graphics card and hock it for $350.
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i have a ATI Radeon 7200 64mb AGP running on one of my P3 maybe ill throw that in? should i ?

why would i want to put in 2 Dvd Burners for? ricanflow... i can get them cheap but whats the use of 2?
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So you can make copies from one drive to the other. And thats an old card, doesnt even support directx9. I would get something newer.
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