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post #1 of 62
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Hello,

on another forum someone asked to build a computer for them (theory). so I say well here's a good gaming computer

E8400
Gigabyte GA-P35-DS3L
2GB RAM
9800GTX
PC P&C 610W Silencer
160GB HDD's in RAID0 + extra HDD if necessary
DVD+-RW
case (Antec P180)

someone completely destroyed me calling me a ****ing retard and saying that

Quote:
You produce the most random ****ed up configuration of parts I've ever seen.

RAM: 2GB PC6400: You don't give him 4GB of RAM yet you are giving him a RAID0 / Raptor Drive?

GFX: 8800GTS 512MB/9800GTX: And then to top it off, you give someone looking to build a high-end gaming computer last generations BUDGET cards. This is the area where you kind of want to BLOW YOUR LOAD. This is where the build just makes me laugh, I mean I think my 15 year old brother who barely understands the market would at least put the best god damn ****ing card in a gaming setup with such a moderate budget.

So yes, your build is ****ing retarded and deserves a lot more than a sigh.
and since this is a warcraft 3 forum everyone agreed with him, because he 'builds computers for a living'

***?

i found it ironic that he flames me for using budget cards, and HIS build had a 3870. no not even the X2......i had a 9800GTX.
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Four 36GB Raptors in RAID10 DVD+-RW 20X from LG Gentoo 64-bit kernel dual 24" Westinghouse 
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post #2 of 62
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and since this is a warcraft 3 forum everyone agreed with him, because he 'builds computers for a living'
He probably builds eMachines for a living, and gets all bent out of shape when someone builds their own computer, instead of buying one of his $400 pre-built eMachines from Wal-Mart.
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post #3 of 62
Hell, its better then mine, its good.

And hes just trolling, so dont mind him.
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post #4 of 62
i think it's pretty awesome,don't listen to that idiot.
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post #5 of 62
I think it's decent myself, ignore that pleb.
 
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post #6 of 62
its a good mid range pc....... cheers!!!
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key tronic usb nothing good Laptop case viagra optical mini 
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post #7 of 62
Thread Starter 
thanks guys feel a lot better, i felt so small cause i knew it was a good build but he just infuriated me. i responded to each of his points and he made the lame-ass excuse that works: 'i dont want to waste my time with such a ****ing idiot'
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Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Four 36GB Raptors in RAID10 DVD+-RW 20X from LG Gentoo 64-bit kernel dual 24" Westinghouse 
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post #8 of 62
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
I think it's decent myself, ignore that pleb.
Hehe I love that word. And yes that build is fine.
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post #9 of 62
Mate, That's really a good value system. Ignore that retard.
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post #10 of 62
Out of curiousity, did this person offer any insight into what he considered the 'proper' build?
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