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Old 12-02-2006, 12:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default New Pc?

What do you reccomend I should get as far as a new desktop pc? reasonalable price

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Old 12-02-2006, 12:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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First off, you need to give a little bit more detail here....

What is your budget?
What will the PC get used for?

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Old 12-02-2006, 10:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Well i wanna pc accelerated in sound and video quality, fast, good computer to browse net on
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Old 12-03-2006, 07:42 AM   #4 (permalink)
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uhm... is it just for surfing the net, and emailing and stuff? If so you an get one o fthose for 100-500 depending on where and when.

If you need it for gaming, or video editing be prepared to take out a loan.

And once again, what is your budget?
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
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mmm around $500...
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Edited - someone beat me

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