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Old 01-31-2008, 04:18 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, i was wondering where people buy their various components? (which sites?)
newegg.com seems to be a favorite around here. anything else?
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Newegg tends to have the best prices, although frys has some nice deals sometimes also, even cheaper than the egg.
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i tend to go to aria.co.uk or microdirect.co.uk, both of them are based in the city i live so i tend to place orders and then go pick them up my self

but aria.co.uk is the cheaper or the 2 but microdirect.co.uk have things the other dose
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Novatech.co.uk
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Old 01-31-2008, 05:01 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Anyone in Canada have a good place to order stuff?
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NCIX, Tigerdirect.ca
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Tigerdirect they have great deals. NextdayPC has great sales sometimes I stick mostly with tigerdirect for the most part.
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i look at tigerdirect.com every now and then
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Old 01-31-2008, 08:27 AM   #9 (permalink)
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i was told not to buy off the internet just incase a piece is faulty...
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You really aren't paying attention when browsing on TF , are you now ?
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