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Old 03-07-2006, 09:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Would could you buy with $50

I was just wondering what you guys think I should buy with a $50 budget

I would like to get something that would fit in my Drive bay to make my computer look cool

Or get some new speakers (but I have no sound card)

I would like something to make my computer look better

Or anything else you can think of

I would get a sound card but i dont have a 5.1 setup i have headphones, microphone, 2.1 speakers

What would u suggest???

Thanks in Advance.......
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50 dollars won't get much of anything really.

What's your entire setup?
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Old 03-07-2006, 09:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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At least a round trip bus ticket to your town hall for work papers and then money for a cab to a job location.
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Old 03-07-2006, 09:35 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Save your money.
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this seems a little OFF TOPIC for the HIGH PERFORMANCE forum...

How often do you STARE at your case? You could pick up some typeR stickers, maybe get some racing stripes, and a simulated Car Phone antenna, neon underbody kit, and paint it yellow, that otta add a couple GHz...

But seriously man, if you are willing to spend $50 to make your computer LOOK BETTER, yet you have NO SOUND CARD, I think you should be spending it on something FUNCTIONAL for your PC...

FUNCTION > FORM
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yeah! mad tyte JDM type R stickers!
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I got plenty of hardware (except sound card)

I just want something like a drive bay fan controller, HD cooler, cathode lights, Sound Card, Tv TUNER, FM Tuner, PowerSupply, and ram
Any of the above is fine, anything else, even better

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I have a
6800GS (AGP)
Pentium4 2.8 Ghz @ 3.2
A good cpu cooler (4 got the name)
Cheap Speakers
Microphone
Keyboard and Mouse
2x80gb HardDrive
1x40gb HardDrive
450 Xion Powersupply
7x 80mm fans (i know, crazy)
1.0 GB ram (pc 400)

(MOST OF THESE ARE BOUGHT AT NEWEGG)
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seems on topic to me.... but if its not im srry
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honestly I'd just save the money
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I have everything i really need thats high priced..
I am fine with what i have
I would either buy a game or upgrade pc with the money
and i dont get a lot of extra cash, so wats the point of saving
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well, if you don't get alot of extra cash, SAVE IT up like now when you DO HAVE it..... then you can pool it and get something nice, rather than something crappy... but hey, if you REALLY want to spend it, send it to me, and I will send you some big markers, and you can color your case....
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