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Old 03-30-2005, 10:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone, My first Post

I was wondering how much money I would get if i sold my computer as it is at the mo.

Dont be harsh please, only new

Here goes....

3.0Ghz P4 E - 800MhZ FSB
2 Gb of Kingstone 400MhZ PC3200 RAM
800Mhz FSB GigaByte MoBo
The usual printer ports etc
Gigabit LAN Onboard
120 Gb Hdd - 1 x 80Gb - 1 x 40Gb
128Mb GeForce4 Ti 4200 AGP
Cd-ReWriter - 52x
3.5" Run of the mill floppy drive.
Fully modded case (UV cathodes, LED's, Lightening On front etc)
5.1 Non-Intergrated Sound Card
4 x USB2

I was just wondering wether it would be worth selling.

Cheers for any insights.


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Old 03-30-2005, 10:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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has it been used?

well graphics isn't the best, far from it. There is alot of ram, did you get it for video editing/graphics? I think maybe a bit over ~£450 (british) ~$600 usd if it has been used.


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Old 03-30-2005, 11:01 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah I'd say about £450 GBP.

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Old 03-30-2005, 11:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It has been used, I got hav upgraded it very recently, the HDD's are wiped ready for a new installation. I use the RAM for game/video editing ye.

The GFX aint great its true, but they work for most games on the market atm, and for most non GFX intensive applications.

Here is a pic of the case....

Ty for your input


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Old 03-30-2005, 12:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
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if you sell it on ebay tons of noobies go for those lights cuz they think its cool so ur best luck is there
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Old 03-30-2005, 12:27 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Sell it to some n00bs (ebay/local newspaper, etc) People who dont know a lot about computers see high numbers like 3GHz, 800MHz FSB, 240GB of storage, etc. I would see it selling for about $1500CAD

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Old 03-30-2005, 01:08 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I would say somebody would probably buy it for around 700-800 bucks if its in really good shape.
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Old 03-30-2005, 01:32 PM   #8 (permalink)
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not a lot imo, but like the other posters said, if you find a noob, they will probably pay a lot because of how cool the case looks (they'll lead to the conclusion that the comp is really good for gaming because of the case)

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Old 03-30-2005, 03:12 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I think 600 USD
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Old 03-30-2005, 05:38 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I agree. Selling it to some noob will get you much more money. Mabey have a set price in your mind, then have them name one and see how high you can go.

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