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So i am looking into a prebuild computer from either digital storm, xidax, maingear, or falcon nothwest. Now I know it is cheaper to build it myself but in this case I dont really give a... about it.

My main Budget is up to $3500

should I go with a micro itx or atx system or should I go full sized desktop? I do want to take my computer to lan partys and or my aunts house(her hp is slower then hell) but am open to what you have to say! so far I practice built a x79 fragbox at falcon northwest I kinda liked. but in your opinion what company should i not choose or choose and what model would you recommend.

Games played:
FSX SP2 with pmdg addon and ultimate traffic 2
Battlefield 3 and 4(when out)
Mirrors edge 1 and 2(when out)
Fallout 3 and new vegas
Bus cable car simulator
train simulator 2013 and more!

Edit: Now on Xidax they have a pretty good build(x4) but they only have the intel stock cooler available for that model
post #2 of 9
You can try CyberPower
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Hey mate, Xidax has updated the X4 for you to include the H60. We have done some internal work to make sure it fits and it does!
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CyberPower PC used to be a good choice a few years ago but not anymore. Their customer service is terrible and they will take months to build and ship your computer. They don't really care about the customer and their needs.

You could also try iBUYPOWER.
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CyberPower PC used to be a good choice a few years ago but not anymore. Their customer service is terrible and they will take months to build and ship your computer. They don't really care about the customer and their needs.

You could also try iBUYPOWER.

I would never recommend Ibuypower, I have several friends who bought from them, and those really do skimp on a lot. They usually have crap psu's that have barely enough power for the system and die after a while, among other things. Plus I've heard many a horror story about their customer service
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I would suggest Avadirect, they have enourmous selections and great pricing
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I would never recommend Ibuypower, I have several friends who bought from them, and those really do skimp on a lot. They usually have crap psu's that have barely enough power for the system and die after a while, among other things. Plus I've heard many a horror story about their customer service

Haha there we go! DO NOT GET ANYTHING FROM CYBERPOWERPC OR IBUYPOWER! Terrible choices!
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Haha there we go! DO NOT GET ANYTHING FROM CYBERPOWERPC OR IBUYPOWER! Terrible choices!

Oh calm down, there's a good reason they're unpopular. Have you seen the internals to their pc's yourself? Have you had experience with them? Well I have, and so have many.

Cyberpower isn't that bad though they do have some quality systems. Ibuypower has great laptops, but not the greatest desktops
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post #9 of 9
if you have nothing against building your own from scratch,
we can help you here step by step.

Go for an itx or atx case if you will always move it around.
A small MATX should be light enough
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