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Old 10-24-2006, 05:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm torn between building one again and buying a complete setup. My main concerns are that I wouldn't be given any financing options if I buy all the components separately (and would have to pay everything at once), as well as I would have to buy the OS separately.

I plan on using the computer for internet nonsense, music and hopefully get back into gaming. Though I'm not a gaming fiend like I used to be, I would still like above average parts - eg video, monitor, CPU

I feel like I can't win with this one. Any suggestions? If building one still makes more sense for someone in my situation, recommendations for a phatt system??
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america is so cheappp...

for mz
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widnows MCE2005
tv card with windows remote
and a P5b mobo
wihtout the screen i pazed 1700$.......
i want to come to america lol
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