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Old 09-28-2005, 10:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Thanks a lot gaara, but I think I'm going to stick with a custom made one. Sorry about wasting your time.

Mind telling me why I shouldn't use Maxtor?
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Old 09-28-2005, 10:33 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Maxtor have a reputation of frequent failure...I also specifically mentioned the Seagate since the NCQ has performed on par with faster RPM drives in many occasions

Now, not to say that a Western Digital or Seagate drive won't fail on you, some Maxtors may last years while some Seagates may last a week...it is entirely luck of the draw however Maxtor have a higher percentage of drive failure from what I've gathered, and Seagate offers a 5 year warranty versus most other companies 3 year warranty

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Old 09-29-2005, 05:41 PM   #13 (permalink)
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http://ibuypower.com/ibp/Store/Confi...9936&t=1036.00

That is what I'm planning on buying. Any feedback on it?
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Old 09-29-2005, 05:48 PM   #14 (permalink)
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ibuypower isnt too good. If u want custom dual core system, but dont wanna build it yourself, go to www.monarchcomputer.com
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Hmm, they seem pretty expensive. I've heard some pretty good things about Ibuypower.com from some friends though...
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Old 09-29-2005, 06:01 PM   #16 (permalink)
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If u wanna go with them, its ur choice, but i wouldnt advise it. If u look at reseller ratings, ibuypower has a 6.20, with no awards. Monarch has a 9.20 with a bunch of awards, plus monarch gives u more customization
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Thanks for the help guys. I think I'm just going to try Ibuypower.com. Hopefully the computer will be decent
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