I agree that waiting it out is the best course of action. It'd really suck if you bought a new peice of tech only to have it have a flaw no one realised it had, or have it become obsolete from a competing peice of tech.
Still weak, I know, but getting better:
CPU: AMD AthlonXP 2500+
1.8GHz @ 333 FSB
512 DDR 2700
160 GB westerndigital hd
Dual booted with XP/Fedora Core 5
PCchips M848A mobo
nVIDIA GeForce MX 4000 video Card
Associate\'s Degree in Applied Computer Sciences.
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