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post #11 of 24
Also, that rig your friend bought uses DDR, lol
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post #12 of 24
yeah... total ripp off for a socket 939 rig
    
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post #13 of 24
If your buddy was really afraid of building his own then encourage him to learn!

The 64-bit windows (ugh), ugly case, audigy, and half pound PSU are all glaring weak points...

Tell him to ebay it the moment it comes in and get back out there and try again! $1400 is a lot of money to spend to not have the best!
    
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I know, I only wish he would listen to me. He is verry stuborn, I hope that I can save his wallet in time. I was scared when I saw that price.
    
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post #15 of 24
ROFL are u sure it was ur firend and NOT u?????????
people blame others for there own matakes ,i do it all the time like the time i bought a 7800gt when the gtx came out the next day for $xx more ,man was i pissed ,if it was ur friend then u need to manage hes wallet by FORCE
post #16 of 24
Man. Another lesson learned about how custom building is the way to go. Even if my friends are scared to build, I end up doing it for them for a small fee!
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post #17 of 24
BURNIE !
Serious ouchie: Value ram (ddr), absolutely lousy PSU, etc........

Your buddies system will only be worth $500. in a month or two.
You should of stopped him, but he'll be happy with it (or he'll throw it out the window after reality sets in!)
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post #18 of 24
ouch man that gotta hurt. Tell ur friend to come join OCN forum!!! and stop getting ripped off
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post #19 of 24
Two options:

1) send that thing back for a full refund ...wreck it if necessary (no, I did not say that..
2) eBay it as the 'ultimate gaming rig' that pwns all.... stating it's bought brand new for $1,400 just a week ago
    
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post #20 of 24
Next time he wants a rig tell him to think...
"What would Chozart do"
    
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