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Old 12-10-2007, 11:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default My friends low end budget... look good?

I looked some stuff up for him and it came out to about 375.99

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the video card is gonna be evga so that when he DOES get more money... he can step it up...

I didnt get him a hard drive because hes going to take his old one out of his e-machines HD and throw it in there.. it is a sata hd... will that work?

no monitor, he has his own

Keyboard mouse.. the same


Good to go and buy this? and if so... should i recommend he wait untill after the holidays?
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Default Re: My friends low end budget... look good?

uhm hmmm... not 100% the best choices there. Why don't you give us the budget and we'll patch something up?
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ya, first of all thats a socket 939 cpu, and for that price you could get a dual core AM2 instead. also that ram is ddr2, and the mobo only supports ddr ram. Last, that videocard aint cutting it, at least get a 8600gt. What is your budget? if you want to spend $375 then its manageable, but you can get cheaper stuff on newegg.com. Are you in the US?
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i like the case.
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Budget please? we can work with just about anything...
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i like the artic silver 5.. the rest is trash.

id start again budget?
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i like the artic silver 5.. the rest is trash.

id start again budget?
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Default Re: My friends low end budget... look good?

ok, budget isnt set but if it can be kept to 400 since he doesnt need a HD, monitor, keyboard, or mouse that would be best... Video card doesnt matter atm, i got him that cheaper evga one because he can always step-up when he has the money....

but ok, lawl thats y i was checking
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