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Have a read of this (courtesy of the Inquirer)

Vigor Gaming calls its system Quadfather and the cheapest one with two FX70s at two times 2.6GHz costs $2999 including a free shipping and has 4x512MB Corsair memory, two 250GB drives in RAID 0, Geforce 8800 GTX and 1100 W Tagan PSU. The company even offers a free Vista business upgrade.

We had some fun and tried to make an ultimate gaming system with 4GB Corsair memory and two FX74 and two Geforce 8800 GTX and we ended up at close to six thousand dollars. That is a lot of money but it cannot get much faster than that.

$6000!!!!

Something tells me Intel will continue to dominate, if these are the prices ppl are expected to pay...
 
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Thats NOTHING in price compared to the computer I built on Alienware computers. It was jsut over 25,000 Shipped . (no I wasn't buying, just spending)
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www.voodoopc.com

Price one from there fully loaded You'd be surprised what the final price is.

Honestly.... computer parts will ALWAYS be out done by the next batch. You CAN'T keep up with the Jonse's if they're the one's making the crap....
    
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those doodie heads using 4 x 1 GB chips w/ AMD, don't they know anything
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Darn Doodle Heads.
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