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Old 03-30-2005, 07:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I would like to know if using 4 or 5 mini computers would be something good to use for LAN network. to play games with friends and server's. Or if you can suggest something else that is not that much money im on a buget with my friends on this one so.
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Old 03-30-2005, 07:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Mini pc's arnt usally good for games, and it probably cheaper to custom build your computer
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well this is for a LAN party.
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Old 03-30-2005, 07:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
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What games are you playing?
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battlefield 1942, Diablo2 LOD, Unreal Tournment 04, Guild wars, Counter strike this is a maybe game and stuff if not tell me to just build a mid atx computers for this LAN party.
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Old 03-30-2005, 09:13 PM   #6 (permalink)
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how can you have a lan with out counter strike? thats disgusting :-)
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i know3 right
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Old 03-30-2005, 10:25 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Get an amd64 shuttle.. Heat pipe cooled, they're pretty sweet. Has an agp slot and ddr with 2x slots. Get a 6600 or 6800 agp, slap in 2 512mb ddr400 and you're banging.
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not alot of money hello or show me a link to this
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Old 03-30-2005, 10:37 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Case Shuttle - SN95G5: AMD 64 & FX 939/ Nforce 3 Ultra?DDR 400 DUal CHannel/AGP/1394/ 6.1
Processor AMD - Athlon 64 3200 2.0G 512k Cache 939 Pin Retail Box
Memory Samsung - 512Meg DDR 3200 (DDR400)CL2.5 Lifetime warranty
Memory 2 Samsung - 512Meg DDR 3200 (DDR400)CL2.5 Lifetime warranty
Hard Drive 1 Western Digital - Western Digital WD800JB 80GB ATA100 7200RPM 8MB BUFFER
Hard Drive 2 None
Video CARDEX - GAINWARD FX5200 8X 128M dual head fanless W/TV& 1 DVI Retail Box.
CD/CD-RW/DVD Samsung - Samsung SM352NENB 52X32X52CDRW+16XDVD/BLACK 8meg Buffer.
Sound Card Onboard
Pro Audio None
Modem None
Operating System None
Other Software NONE
Other Software 2 NONE
Other Software 3 NONE
Monitor None
Keyboards None
Mouse None
Speakers None
Warranty Standard 1 yr Parts and Labor you pay shipping
Digital Audio Workstation
Mini PC $1,047.00


like 50$ more for the 6600 agp
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