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Old 08-03-2006, 05:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi Every one i have to buy new computer and iwant urs advice which is best for me in 800$ plzz post components ill be very thankful for u which i should buy intel or amd?

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Old 08-03-2006, 05:48 AM   #2 (permalink)
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We cant advise you very well until you tell us what the pc will be used for? gaming? or just for surfing the net and doing work etc?

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Old 08-03-2006, 06:51 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i want for my home hmm i m also play game so i want every thing on that pc gaming plusnet
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Old 08-03-2006, 08:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Default hmm

if you're into casual pc gaming and net surfing, buying a pc is extremely adequate and cheap

I built my 1st 2 pcs...and of course my 5th. My 3rd and 4th I was annoyed with how cheesy the pc industry was (hated all the over heating oc frenzy that went on and still does! )

IF casual gaming you should just pop $300-400 on a branded PC. BASED off my few years old rig I got for the same, yours should be almost twice as fast for the same price, or 3x so if you want to spend $800.

dxdiag of old/current system (until all my new parts arrive)

Time of this report: 8/3/2006, 09:56:42
Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition (5.1, Build 2600)
System Manufacturer: HP Pavilion 04
System Model: P8635A-ABA 752w
BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.26GHz
Memory: 1024MB RAM
Page File: 378MB used, 934MB available
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)

vid card: Nvidia GForce4 TI 4200 agp 128mb

Now I posted that because I just finished playing the Demo of Titan Quest. A little choppy but not too bad man!
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Old 08-03-2006, 05:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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anique, do you also need a monitor?
since you didn't say i'll assume no...









total: $826.95 - $80 mail in rebates = $746.95 + shipping and possibly taxes depending on where you live..
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