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Old 05-31-2006, 05:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im looking to build a good gaming computer that will play BF2 - FEAR - Doom 3 - CS - CS SOURCE.

As long as it runs those games and is in this price range.
500$-1000$ as you can see I dont have alot of money to spend but the computer im on now its a PIECE. It would be great if you helped me out.
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First of all, where are you located, and are you willing to buy online, or does the computer have to be retail.

And are you willing to build a system? It will cost much less, but you have to put it together.
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I am going to build the system myself unless there is a better retial one. The processor doesnt make a dif on amd or intel. Yes I am willing to buy online.
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Aspire X-Dreamer II
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811144026

MSI K8N NEO4-F
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130491

Seagate 250GB hdd
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148111

XFX 7900GT
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150144

Fortron 450W power supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104954

G.Skill 2*1GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231047

AMD AThlon 64 3200+
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103535

Total 837 w/o shipping or tax

Dual core
X2 3800+
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103562

998 dollars w/o shipping or tax


You could also go AM2
AMD athlon 64 3200+ Orleans
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103637

For probably around the same price

NEC IDE DVD-RW
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827152058

Not included in price cause i forgot / floppy drive or fans/ cold cathodes/ etc

DOH i forgot the MIB rebates dont get included in the cart so you'll have to figure that out so it will be like 30 dollars cheaper
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Would you need the other basics as well?? keyboard, mouse, speakers, OS, monitor/LCD, etc... Or are you going to use what you have now? The OS might be the big one if you have a retail machine with it already loaded. If you have the OS disk, then I'll shut up, but...

I am not the one to suggest what part you should or should not get, this video card or that... This size hard drive or that one, etc... Just something to consider if you need to get the basics.
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