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post #11 of 30
I'm guessing its a Compaq or HP. Every PC at CCity has the 6150LE chipset. Complete crap IMO, but better than most of the ATI solutions.
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post #12 of 30
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Yeah I told him and he didn't seem to really mind, saying that he's not even sure if he'll get into gaming...I was sort of hoping to get him hooked on CSS! But yeah, that's why I don't buy computers from Best Buy. "One of the best on the market?" What was that guy smoking?
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post #13 of 30
A salesperson at Fry's told me a Socket 754 board was "the best you can get". I laughed at him grabbed a crappy ECS and walked off.
    
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Yeah I told him and he didn't seem to really mind, saying that he's not even sure if he'll get into gaming...I was sort of hoping to get him hooked on CSS! But yeah, that's why I don't buy computers from Best Buy. "One of the best on the market?" What was that guy smoking?
He is either ignorant or he just really wanted to get the sale. If your friend is ignorant as well, which in this particular situation it seems to be the case, he just got taken for a ride. In the future it doesn't hurt to have a second opinion.

Is returning the item an option? I know there is a 15% restocking fee for open items, but not if it is exchanged.
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post #15 of 30
If he goes in and makes a big fuss about how the salesman lied to him they will give him his money back on it.
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post #16 of 30
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Yeah he really doesn't seem too concerned. I would have at least looked it up if I were him, but I guess some people just aren't too concerned about video cards.
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post #17 of 30
there is no restocking fee and he has 15 or 30 days to return it for a refund
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post #18 of 30
return that bish...

Get him new stuff. that's what I'd do.
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post #19 of 30
Return it... Best Buy is just a huge scam, like most Retailers...
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post #20 of 30
Return it and don't forget to punch the salesperson in the throat.
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