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Old 01-18-2006, 04:40 PM   #11 (permalink)
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yes I do need a monitor, but I do not need an os as my friend has a copy of windows he used on his other computer but it crapped out on him. (dont ask what he did with the hardware) so as long as he uninstalls windows on teh old comp he can use it (legaly) on this new one right?

O and he will be using it for gaming, CSS and BF2 mostly.

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Old 01-18-2006, 04:40 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Wow, 512 ram and integrated graphics?

It isn't a great computer and it is a terrible price.

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Old 01-18-2006, 04:42 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Old 01-18-2006, 04:54 PM   #14 (permalink)
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So, about 3dmark06.....
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Old 01-18-2006, 05:08 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Get a seagate hard drive from TigerDirect: they have a sale for 250 gb, and I think it's 80.00.
Getting a new computer: specs coming soon...
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Old 01-18-2006, 06:20 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Here's my go at it

CPU: AMD Athlon 64 3500+ Venice 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Processor - $196.00

Motherboard: ASUS A8S-X Socket 939 SiS 756 ATX AMD Motherboard - $68

Memory: CORSAIR ValueSelect 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 - $81

Video Card: eVGA 256-P2-N369-T6 Geforce 6600 256MB DDR PCI Express x16 Video Card - $104

Case: COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 CAC-T05-UW Black Aluminum Bezel, SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - $49.95

Power Supply: Antec TRUEPOWERII TPII-480 BLUE ATX12V 480W Power Supply - $79.99

Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 7200.8 ST3250823AS 250GB 7200 RPM Serial ATA150 Hard Drive - $103

Monitor: ENVISION ECT710g Black 17" CRT Monitor - $102

Optical: LITE-ON Black ATAPI/E-IDE DVD Burner - $41.99

total: $825.97

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