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Old 05-07-2006, 06:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is there anything wrong with OEM products? are those the ones that are in plastic bags? and why are they there?

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Old 05-07-2006, 06:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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OEM is just the product with no manuals or anything.

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OEM products i would buy are optical drives, hard drives, and ram lol that's about it.
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yeah OEM is minus the pretty box, mauals and software. OEM processors don't come with HSF's so its ok if you are buying a third party one.
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Old 05-07-2006, 08:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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GO retail with CPU, Mobo, PSU, and VGA, Case.

OEM, Optical Drives, fans, HD'S, RAM


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