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Old 05-03-2004, 06:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Is this computer good?

I want to buy this comp and wondering if its any good?


Case ( Nzxt Guardian ATX Mid-Tower Case w/420W Power Supply Black )
Power Supply ( Standard Case Power Supply )
Processor ( AMD® Athlon XP 3200+ QuantiSpeed CPU [512K L2 Cache] )
Processor Cooling ( Certified CPU Fan and Heatsink )
Motherboard ( Asus A7N8X-E Deluxe w/LAN, 5.1 Sound, IEEE-1394, USB 2.0 8x AGP Motherboard )
Memory ( 1024 MB Dual Channel [512MB X2] DDR-400 PC3200 Memory Module Major Brand )
Video Card ( ATI Radeon 9800 Pro 128MB W/DVI + TV OUT 8x AGP Video )
Hard Drive ( 80 GB HARD DRIVE 80 GB 7200 RPM Ultra ATA-100 Hard Drive )
2nd Hard Drive ( None )
Raid Controller ( None )
Raid Configuration ( None )
CD/DVD Drive ( None )
CD-RW/DVD-RW Drive ( 52x24x52 CD-RW Drive Black )
Sound Card ( Creative Lab Sound Blaster Live Value 5.1 )
Speaker System ( [Black] Logitech Z-640 5.1 Surround Speakers + Subwoofer )
Fax Modem ( None )
Network Card ( 10/100 Network Onboard )
Floppy Drive ( None )
Zip Drive ( None )
Monitor ( CRT Monitor ViewSonic 19" E90FB Perfect Flat .21H DPI Color Monitor [Black] )
Keyboard ( Combo: Logitech Cordless MX DUO [MX700 Mouse + Elite Keyboard] Silver/Black )
Mouse ( None )
Meter Display ( None )
Flash Media Reader/Writer ( None )
Additional Software ( Norton 2004 Anti-Virus )
Case Lighting ( Sound Actived Cold Cathode Neon Light Red )
Case Round Cable ( None )
IEEE-1394 Fire Wire Card ( None )
TV Tuner ( None )
Video Camera ( None )
Scanner ( None )
Headset ( None )
Printer ( None )
Printer Cable ( None )
Operation System ( MS Windows XP Home Edition )
Warranty ( Warranty Service Standard 3-Year Limited Warranty )
Rush Service ( Rush Service Fee (not shipping fee) [RUSH !!!], Ship Out in Next Business Day )
Sub Total: $1,517.00
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Old 05-03-2004, 06:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's alright for it's price... for now.
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Old 05-03-2004, 07:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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It's a very solid system, should last you a year or two
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Old 05-03-2004, 07:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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instead of the proc thats listed here, i was gong to get the amd athlon 64 3200
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instead of the proc thats listed here, i was gong to get the amd athlon 64 3200
Yes, that would make it even better
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Old 05-03-2004, 11:24 PM   #6 (permalink)
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It's a very solid system, should last you a year or two
Heh, thats why I have a dual processor machine. Its two p3's at 1.0ghz apeace. The system easily outperforms a 3.0ghz p4. And its cheaper!
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Old 05-04-2004, 05:34 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Heh, thats why I have a dual processor machine. Its two p3's at 1.0ghz apeace. The system easily outperforms a 3.0ghz p4. And its cheaper!
Does it now? I guess I'll your word for it
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i have a 17" viewsonic monitor im not impressed with it .See if you can find a better monitor for it .
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