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I am currently putting together a gaming desktop and now my friend desires a gaming desktop also. Although, his knowledge regarding computers is minimal at best, so does anyone know where you can get the best pre built desktops?

I don't want to deal with putting his computer together and if anything ever goes wrong ill be held accountable haha

-thanks!
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Alienware
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Alienware

best *budget* desktop

sorry, his budget is $1500
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Ouch, Sorry i dont know any Budget pre-builts.

But i would urge him/someone to build him one.

Or maybe refer him to this site so someone could teach him.

 

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Ouch, Sorry i dont know any Budget pre-builts. But i would urge him/someone to build him one.

it doesn't have to be at the caliber of other gaming desktops, just something decent
post #6 of 17
You could get a dell xps 8300 since it sounds like he will not be overclocking. It comes with a 460w psu I think so you could drop in a 7850 or 7870 and he could game fine for the next 3 years. Would be about $1000 with the gpu and the 2600 non-k.

http://www.dell.com/us/p/xps-8300/pd
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With that type of budget you will want to build it yourself. Best bang for your buck by far.
 
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You could get a dell xps 8300 since it sounds like he will not be overclocking. It comes with a 460w psu I think so you could drop in a 7850 or 7870 and he could game fine for the next 3 years. Would be about $1000 with the gpu and the 2600 non-k.
http://www.dell.com/us/p/xps-8300/pd

lol 7850 on cheapo 460w? No way dude

OT: Urge him and push him to build one. Its not very complicated and tell him its a learning experience. Saves him money too. Or just buy an Alienware laptop.
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lol 7850 on cheapo 460w? No way dude
OT: Urge him and push him to build one. Its not very complicated and tell him its a learning experience. Saves him money too. Or just buy an Alienware laptop.

This.

It is better in the long run.
 

 

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