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Old 05-04-2005, 02:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Want a laptop!!!

Well heres the thing
I got in a car crash and we won and i got 800$!
though my parents will only let me use 200$ out of tem
>_<
and so i wanted to buy a laptop for light gaming but i cant find any.
I really need one
and ive been wanting one for years!
and finally heres my chance
ive seen a few that are
150$ ish bt they suck
so then i thought of somkething else
WHY DONT I BUILD ONE!
but i dont suppose its possible?
well i found this:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...765357355&rd=1

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...766206301&rd=1

but i dont know what parts to buy if i get it to build the rest
and will it cost more to build one
HOW DO I EVEN BUILD ONE!?
LOTS OF QUESTIONS! plz answer A.S.A.P.
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Old 05-04-2005, 02:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You dont build laptops, 150 aint gona get you a laptop thats even ok!
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Old 05-04-2005, 02:49 AM   #3 (permalink)
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nah, u can't get anything for $150

www.ibuypower.com
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Old 05-05-2005, 01:48 AM   #4 (permalink)
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well i tried convincing my dad
now he'll let me use 300$
so how about now?
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just save the money

you're gonna need around $1500
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Yep, 300 still cant get you much sorry
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You can get a 1.3 celeron with 256 mb ram for $549 at dell

or

check Ebay
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Old 05-06-2005, 12:42 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Well my dads credit card doesnt work on
Ebay
(Where if found some good deals)
but i bought one for 285 bucks
its used and broken from parts but i replaced them with new ones
i bought from various websites
Its fair quality
P3 850 MHZ
20 GB
256 RAM
10/100 Ethernet
and ok sound
overall:8/10 great for starters

Ty for your help
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Old 05-06-2005, 01:21 AM   #9 (permalink)
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At least it's somewhat...fast...1998...faster than my old AMD 700 mhz.
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what exactly did you achieve by doing this?

no offense, but some memory or a new gfx card for your current desktop woulda helped, wouldn't it?
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