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Old 02-26-2006, 11:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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would like some people to give me some suggestions on a computer for 800 dollars.For gaming.
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Old 02-26-2006, 11:40 PM   #2 (permalink)

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well do u know anything about comps??? maybe u could give us a hand by looking at a few things and tell us what ur looking at. if u dont know anything then I (or others) can give u some options . but its good to try urself too!
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I dont know much but my dad knows about how to build one and he told me to get some suggestion and **** help me build it all i want is the bes gaming pc for 800 dollars.

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Old 02-27-2006, 10:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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the good graphics card cost between $400-600. I'd recommend the ATI x1900xtx. you can get it refurbished for less than $500.
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Right know i can do with a 128 mb video card because i know how expensive they can be and i will upgrade later down the road.
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k next up is do u need accecories like monitor, case, keyboard/mouase, speakers?
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$59.90 Vantec iON2 460W P/S http://shop1.outpost.com/product/446...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

$ 79.99 MSI K8N Neo4-F Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130491

$ 169 eVGA Geforce 6800GS 256-P2-N386-AX Video Card - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130267

$ 159.99 AMD Athlon™ 64 Processor 3200+ with Enhance Virus Protection - ADA3200BPBOX - Box CPU - Socket 939 http://shop1.outpost.com/product/444...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

$ 76.99 CORSAIR ValueSelect 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered Dual Channel Kit System Memory Model VS1GBKIT400C3 - Retail
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145480

$ 53
Western Digital Caviar SE WD800JB 80GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache IDE Ultra ATA100 Hard Drive – OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144122

cases are relatively cheap and you can buy one for 35 bucks
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Ok this is another:

eVGA GeForce 6800GS 256MB Video Card - $169.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130267

DFI LanParty UT nF4 939 Motherboard - $122.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136152

AMD Athlon64 939 3500+ Venice - $201.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103603

BFG Tech 550W PSU - $96.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817702001

Corsair XMS 1GB (512 x 2) PC3200 - $97.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145450

WD Caviar 120GB 7200RPM 2MB Cache - $66.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144107

RaidMax ATX-287WB Case - $39.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156041

Total: $791.98 Plus Tax

There you go enjoy!

And u can get a mouse and keyboard for next to nothing. As for the monitor i dont know if u need one.
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Thx for the help i can do the rest my self thx.
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Quote:
Originally posted by cvb724
Ok this is another:

eVGA GeForce 6800GS 256MB Video Card - $169.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130267

DFI LanParty UT nF4 939 Motherboard - $122.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136152

AMD Athlon64 939 3500+ Venice - $201.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103603

BFG Tech 550W PSU - $96.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817702001

Corsair XMS 1GB (512 x 2) PC3200 - $97.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145450

WD Caviar 120GB 7200RPM 2MB Cache - $66.00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144107

RaidMax ATX-287WB Case - $39.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156041

Total: $791.98 Plus Tax

There you go enjoy!

And u can get a mouse and keyboard for next to nothing. As for the monitor i dont know if u need one.
cvb724, please check your thread as there have been many important comments added.
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