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I envy you guys over there in America. Here in norway a decent amd build (8150) with a lets say amd 7870 would cost well over 1200 dollars. I wish i could go to america to hoard some hardware frown.gif
 
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Originally Posted by Rangerjr1 View Post

I envy you guys over there in America. Here in norway a decent amd build (8150) with a lets say amd 7870 would cost well over 1200 dollars. I wish i could go to america to hoard some hardware frown.gif

Norway has more income per capita than America. So things are going to be much more expensive there tongue.gif
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get a 23 inch monitor!dvi and vga if possible ,ignore display port and hdmi!the idea?stay with intel oribm or any giant chip maker technology,dvi?its intel!vga?its ibm!dont use technology not made from scratch by a chip maker!thunderbolt could be an atractive alternative but i dont think any monitor have it so it will be detected as a display port only!(no ty)ps:max res for dvi is more then quad hd so dont sweat it even the 1440p odd ball size will work!
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Metro 2033 is a horribly coded game so don't be surprised at your minimum framerates. Other than that I agree with the other poster, she's a keeper if she's going to willingly bring you computer parts so you can shun her for a month. Haha.
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She is definitely a keeper! I'll make sure to spend some time with her even if it means leaving my firstborn for a while.

Metro 2033 may be coded badly but it still looks amazing!



I got the case today, it looks amazing! I'm going to have everything by tomorrow (including my girlfriend tongue.gif), but I'm going to have to contain myself and leave the pieces untouched until saturday as I have a bunch of work to do before that. And I also need to detatch a wooden shelf from the wall as the monitor won't fit otherwise.

It's going to be fun building this, I'll post an update after I'm done smile.gif
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She is definitely a keeper! I'll make sure to spend some time with her even if it means leaving my firstborn for a while.
Metro 2033 may be coded badly but it still looks amazing!

I got the case today, it looks amazing! I'm going to have everything by tomorrow (including my girlfriend tongue.gif), but I'm going to have to contain myself and leave the pieces untouched until saturday as I have a bunch of work to do before that. And I also need to detatch a wooden shelf from the wall as the monitor won't fit otherwise.
It's going to be fun building this, I'll post an update after I'm done smile.gif

Good luck! thumb.gifthumb.gif
 
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