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post #11 of 31

Not to thread crap but what kind of motorcycle only brings in $250.00 anyways not to be like this but investing money into your current setup is a complete waste. I would sell it & save a little and go with a newer modern rig.

 

Intel Core i3-2100: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115078

BIOSTAR H61MGC LGA 1155: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813138332

G.SKILL Value Series 8GB: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231424

 

Total: $213.81


Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 5/5/12 at 9:02pm
post #12 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3 View Post

Not to thread crap but what kind of motorcycle only brings in $250.00 anyways not to be like this but investing money into your current setup is a complete waste. I would sell it & save a little and go with a newer modern rig.

Intel Core i3-2100: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115078



BIOSTAR H61MGC LGA 1155: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813138332



G.SKILL Value Series 8GB: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231424




Total: $213.81

for your information im getting a few grand but 250 is all i have left after i pay massive court fees and fines i have from years ago....
post #13 of 31
Thread Starter 
alcapone, i know u mis understood my situation, but if i was able to get more money it would go towards a new build.

besides that

i AM very impressed with what u picked out for a 200$ budget. that was really cool. I am keeping those bookmarked and I might just do that along with the 560 ti
post #14 of 31
I didnt mean to come off as stepping on toes or sound like an ass. Sick and just read my comment sounded crappy. That build will not oc but the i3 2100 series keeps up or beats amds offerings. I would step up to a 2120 for 5.00 more
post #15 of 31
I play BF3 on my Dual Core, (Laptop) and it's not pretty. I would say go for a Quad ONLY. My Laptop Runs BF3 at 50FPS everything on lowest. Ask you may tell, my CPU is the bottleneck. I will be getting a i7 for my lappy, and then, the gaming will start. Dual Cores on BF games is a bad Idea. I would sell everyhting and buy used parts from Ebay. You will easily build a i3 or maybe i5 with a 560 in it. Don't waist your time upgrading from that low. You will just end up loosing more money. I had a AMD build with a 560TI sold everything, and got my current rig for 200 bucks more. That was a steal biggrin.gif
post #16 of 31
4LC4PON3 he has a very good suggestion on a good upgrade. I'd go for that!
Edited by RussianHak - 5/6/12 at 12:57am
post #17 of 31

If you get the money soon. the prices dropped on the parts I chose from 218.00 down to 198.00 on sale :)

post #18 of 31
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If you get the money soon. the prices dropped on the parts I chose from 218.00 down to 198.00 on sale smile.gif

good to know. I might just ****in go full out and get those parts along with my gtx 560 ti and a new psu and stuff it all into the case i got. be expecting 450$ total ish after tax. i guess i can do that if i buy it first thing after i sell my bike, then i wont feel so bad about it hahaha
post #19 of 31
thinking.gif Didn't you make another similar thread? rolleyes.gif
 
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cheap! Newegg box panel ibeats with onboard. 
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What kind of case do you have

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