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yes its the same computer in my specs, but i had some extra 4gb of memory lying around so i added it, thats why my specs say 6gbs. so basically eveyone here thinks I got ripped off. So should I return the computer? Can anyone help me build the ultimate gaming machine, I have a 3400 budget. thanks
    
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contact them and see what they say
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yes its the same computer in my specs, but i had some extra 4gb of memory lying around so i added it, thats why my specs say 6gbs. so basically eveyone here thinks I got ripped off. So should I return the computer? Can anyone help me build the ultimate gaming machine, I have a 3400 budget. thanks
$3400 is a huge budget dude. I think whoever is going to build your rig will include water cooling. O_O

I wish you good luck getting a refund.

I built my rig a few months ago for around $1300. Stuff is cheaper now, so you'll get a better computer if you built your own.
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Can anyone help me select the right parts for building a computer. I'm a noob when it comes to that stuff man. I wish I would of payed attention in my computer class in HS. Anyways, can anyone provide me with a good list of parts including processor, case, etc. My budget is 3400 once again, I want to build the ultimate gaming rig. Thank you and please do reply. I'm just beginner trying to learn and get the most for my money, even though I do not know much about parts etc.
    
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Can anyone help me select the right parts for building a computer. I'm a noob when it comes to that stuff man. I wish I would of payed attention in my computer class in HS. Anyways, can anyone provide me with a good list of parts including processor, case, etc. My budget is 3400 once again, I want to build the ultimate gaming rig. Thank you and please do reply. I'm just beginner trying to learn and get the most for my money, even though I do not know much about parts etc.
Do not fear! I see Chozart lurking around in this thread. He's one of the best builders I know of.
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Oh no, It has a ECS motherboard..........Get a refund as you did get ripped off. There is no such thing as a prebuilt that is better than a custom
    
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post #18 of 43
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If I do get a refund, what should I get then. I will have no PC, which is basically my life because I take schooling on the internet. I also play numerous games. What would you suggest buying, a prebuilt off of another website, or custom. If so can you provide a website link, and or parts I should purchase.

thanks
    
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If I do get a refund, what should I get then. I will have no PC, which is basically my life because I take schooling on the internet. I also play numerous games. What would you suggest buying, a prebuilt off of another website, or custom. If so can you provide a website link, and or parts I should purchase.

thanks
Do you know how to build a computer yourself using part purchased online?
    
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