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post #11 of 20
Mmm..a 3650 is around the same price and performs better.
post #12 of 20
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Originally Posted by dr4gon View Post
It's fanless, cheap and would be good in a folding rig or some other quiet PC (htpc maybe?)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127292

Use the $10 off code MSX1550H in your cart.


So, It really is $7 AR + $6 shipping.


EDIT:its all gone


wait wait..

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127294

$18.99+$6 shipping=like 25 bucks!

also--"Certified for Windows Vista"
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post #13 of 20
Very solid for a budget build. He will be far happier than if he bought a Dell or HP. Perhaps you should look into an integrated video chipset like a few people mentioned, just make sure the motherboard you pick still has a pci-e slot in case he wants to upgrade later. I have done quite a few builds with integrated graphics and to tell the truth, you really can't see much of a difference between that and a cheap video card.
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post #14 of 20
A solid build. If it isn't a game rig then see if can save more $. If you won't mind purchase them from other place, you can do this. It can save almost $100.

E2180 ome $67
8500GT $44
Antec EarthWatts 380w $30
Abit IP35-E $60
post #15 of 20
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Originally Posted by linskingdom View Post
A solid build. If it isn't a game rig then see if can save more $. If you won't mind purchase them from other place, you can do this. It can save almost $100.

E2180 ome $67
8500GT $44
Antec EarthWatts 380w $30
Abit IP35-E $60
Wow, very nice. Will that 380 PSU be enough for a 3.0 OC on the CPU? I have used that ABIT MOBO in another build; do you know if it still has the double boot issue?

Ah, I just got word he wants the case to be small...not one of those cubes/shuttles, but a slim one i guess. Any help with that?
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post #16 of 20
great for a office pc.
EDIT: all I could say...
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post #17 of 20
Does he want a slim case or just microATX (shorter because of three less expansion bays)?
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post #18 of 20
sorry for the double post.
the motherboard has gigabit LAN, 4 SATA headers, (1)PCI-E x16, (1)PCI-E x1, and (2)PCI. it's got an nvidia 7100 northbridge which should be more than enough to run vista, and there's both a VGA and a DVI output.
3 GB g.skill RAM just to be on the comfortable side, and a SATA 20x DVD burner. i put in two 250GB HDDs cause i figured if he wants it for office use and wants at least 200GB of space, he might want to back it up so you could throw them in RAID 1.
decent Zalman cooler too.
this one has a microatx case: ($597.90)
https://secure.newegg.com/NewVersion...Title=MicroATX

and this one has a slim case: ($608.60)
https://secure.newegg.com/NewVersion...Title=Slimline

both cases have 300W PSUs, which should be enough to overclock a pentium. he can always upgrade the PSU too if he wants an aftermarket gfx card
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says shopping cart is empty =T
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post #20 of 20
yeah i need to figure out how to make it so everyone else can see it too =/

EDIT: the links are fixed.
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