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Old 08-17-2007, 05:37 PM   #21 (permalink)
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wow that antec 900 is really a good price at fry's...might have to pick one up

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yeah plus you have to think about all the functionality of a built pc. overclocking and all the bios settings, as well as room for upgrades where as the mobo's and cases some pre-builts come with just have no room for upgrade.

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lol the original had integrated graphics...
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cyber power pc has way better prebuilt deals then this, my old computer was a:

geforce gtx 8800
NZXT Zero Full tower case
vigor monsoon TEC lite 2 cooling system
Asus P5N-E 32 Mobo
WD Raptor 150 gig
1 Sony NEC dvd burner and dvd rom
Antec 680 watt beast power
2 gigs of corsair xms ram ddr 800
Creative X-fi sound card Xtreme gamer
Vista 32 bit OS
Card reader

all for like 1950 including tax ( no shipping, i picked it up since their close to me )...+ warranty for 1 or 3 years I forget

keep in mind this was early mid, I compiled a list of all these items on newegg and the newegg price was higher...
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same price on a beter machine at future shop by acer. a q6600 a x1650 256mb and 2 gb ddr 640. all for 899.99

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