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So, recently, I made a thread telling how my dad wouldn't get my gaming rig soon. Well guess what, I was going to get recertified 460s in SLI, but they went out of stock! So as a consolation, my dad said I could get around a $1000 build, but I'll have to wait a while for it. So I need your help.

Preferably an Intel i5-2500k would be great. If you guys can help, I'd appreciate it.
Edited by Dropshock - 10/10/11 at 3:10pm
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post #2 of 41
err..soz, were you the dude on yesterday about the rig that you're dad said to wait till black friday?
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post #3 of 41
Be glad he's buying you anything in the first place...
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post #4 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post
Be glad he's buying you anything in the first place...
Yeah
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post #5 of 41
Since you have to wait anyways, why not wait and see what bulldozer brings to the table?

With any luck, a slight 2500k price reduction.
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post #6 of 41
Get a iMac.
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post #7 of 41
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post
Be glad he's buying you anything in the first place...
I was glad, hence I went into waiting. But the eal went off so I was pretty pissed, although I didn't confront my dad or anything. I wasn't even mad at him, just that it would've been better to go for the deal.
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post #8 of 41
I remember my dad bought me a GFX card from walmart so I can play CS 1.6

Thats about it.
    
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post #9 of 41
can't remember if it's the same guy...i'm not about to dig my history to find out! anyway, a grand will build a puka gaming rig, christ on a bike you get parts at $ prices that i get at £s!! :sad:

edit: wassup with yer sig rig bro?
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post #10 of 41
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By the way, my dad wasn't going to buy it for me. I was going to put in like 2/3s of the money, and he paid for the rest while I substituted that money for doing some of the work he usually does.
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