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Old 08-29-2007, 04:30 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Both are Asking $450 but #2 says OBO on his, So I could get it for $400 maybe... I am leaning to the C2D system, only thing holding me back is the 7950GT OC in #1

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Old 08-29-2007, 05:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Which is better?

Two 7600GTs in SLI, is probably comparable to a 7950GT.

The first build is overall, a better performance machine than the second, because it has a Core 2 Duo, more hard drive capacity, and a monitor.



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Old 08-29-2007, 07:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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It doens't mean that the first won't take an offer either. If he's desperate to sell it he might take 400. Doesn't hurt to offer. If he says no then go to 425.
Don't be afraid of silence. Put your offer down and then stay shut until he comes back. People generally don't like to say no twice unless they really mean it.

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Old 08-29-2007, 08:45 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i hope he means 1.5 GB of ram
and yes #1 is the way to go
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Old 08-29-2007, 09:14 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Thank you for the replies, I assume/hope he means 1.5G too lol
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first system hands-down..
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Default Re: Which is better?

Yep, 7600gt;s in SLI are still gonna be powerful and the e6600 really wins.

not to mention it comes with a monitor and vista premium,

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First system, thumbs up!
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Old 08-30-2007, 07:36 AM   #9 (permalink)
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yes the first

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