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post #11 of 47
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Originally Posted by cbrazeau1115 View Post
Definetly sell your rig and buy a cheapo rig, and dare I say it, maybe even like a dell or mpc.
You tread on dangerous ideas there, friend. Take two steps back and drop that suggestion. It actually might not be that bad of an idea…lol.
    
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did someone just suggest a dell on OCN?
    
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post #13 of 47
why dont you just keep your pc, and save up $500 for the MGS4 80GB PS3 and have both!

i do!
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post #14 of 47
Why is everyone telling him to get a cheapo rig? Why not just stick Ubuntu or Yellow Dog onto his PS3?
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post #15 of 47
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Originally Posted by sgdude View Post
why dont you just keep your pc, and save up $500 for the MGS4 80GB PS3 and have both!

i do!
I already have the 80GB MGS4 bundle. Hence the dilemma.

And if I sold my current rig, I think I would keep my current Sound Card, and perhaps RAM, then build a low power AMD Dual Core build (cheap AM2+ mobo perhaps with onboard video, 4x50e series CPU, cheaper PSU) I have a case siting here and what not...

It's a very hard decision.
    
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post #16 of 47
Sell rig.

Buy Dell E when it comes out.

Have much rejoicing.
post #17 of 47
Well, I wouldn't get rid of my PC for a PS3, but if all you do is check email, surf the web, and use MS Word and other basic stuff like that, then there's really no reason to have a gaming rig. But I personally like FPS games more on a PC.

That said, I just bought a PS3 and I love it. I play all my movies that I have saved on my PC's external hard drive through it. Plus there are some exclusives on the PS3 that I really want, plus some that just aren't on PC (mainly GTA4 and Battlefield Bad Company), like MGS4, Gran Turismo 5, the new SOCOM coming out.

So if you don't use a PC for gaming, then I suppose go ahead and sell it and buy a cheap PC for like $400 and use the money you made from selling your rig towards a PS3.
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post #18 of 47
I think I'm the only one to say this yet


Don't sell your rig.
post #19 of 47
If you sell your rig, what will u do in a few years when ps3's cant play the new games as well as the average pc's.
post #20 of 47
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If you sell your rig, what will u do in a few years when ps3's cant play the new games as well as the average pc's.
Uhm in a few years the ps3 will be playing top of the line games flawlessly, while his pc will have to turn everything down to lowest. Bad argument .
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