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Old 01-26-2007, 03:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default New build... help needed

Hey, Im graduating soon and as a graduation present I get a new computer. I was thinking of getting something already built from Falcon Northwest but wanted to get you guys' input. I havent been on the tech "scene" like I use to be, so tell me what would be best for me. Im going to be using it for gaming mostly with some Maya or another program usage. Ill say that the price range is about 3k for now till I get the actual figure. Thanks

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Old 01-26-2007, 04:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You will get more for you money building one yourself, plus you will get the experience and learn along the way.

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Old 01-26-2007, 04:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
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BUILD YOURSELF!!! for that money you can have an awesome system that rivals Falcon and still come out cheaper....

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