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Old 03-25-2006, 10:04 PM   #11 (permalink)
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and i third that , onboard graphics is very weak for games , i dont recommend getting any prebuilt , better build that way youll get higher quality parts/know exactly what your getting/more warranty in alot of cases

i built this one for you , bit more expensive then the walmart one but worth it

Antec LifeStyle SONATA II Piano Black CASE+PSU 74.99$ after rebate
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811129155

ASUS A8N-E 92.29$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131530

AMD Athlon 64 3200+ 154$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103535

CORSAIR ValueSelect 1GB PC3200 66$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820145440

GIGABYTE 6800GS (149.99$ after rebate)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814125010

Seagate 80gb sata2 8mb buffer 58$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148107

NEC FLOPPY DRIVE 5.99$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16821152005

NEC ND-3550A DVD BURNER 38.88$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827152058

total after rebates+shipping 684.94$

might wanna change the hd to 120gb for a bit more (better stick to seagate for warranty reasons:5yrs)
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anything over 3200+ and you shouldn't notice much difference in most games.
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if you are going to buy single core there is not enough performance difference to buy anything more than a 3200+. If you want more buy a dual core.
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