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post #31 of 49
These guys are right man enjoy your first build. I made some mistakes on my first rig but I learned the number one rule of computers in my opinion is balance. price/performance or the best bang for your buck. Good luck and enjoy and oh yeah get steam!
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post #32 of 49
AWESOME first build, enjoy it!! It will play any game just fine!
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post #33 of 49
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Originally Posted by Jelah View Post
Trolls all over the place in here.. Not a bad rig at all for a budget build, lots of room to upgrade in the future
Trolls? Im just stating my opinion, rofl so I guess having a opinion different then somones is a troll, oh ic.

These mod's don't know what I can do to this site.. lol they best stop warning me.
post #34 of 49
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Trolls? Im just stating my opinion, rofl so I guess having a opinion different then somones is a troll, oh ic.

These mod's don't know what I can do to this site.. lol they best stop warning me.
If you weren't trolling, then your just an idiot. I dont even remember what you said, but if it was enough for a mod to delete your post then you probably deserved the warning. Maybe you should read this before you post again
Edited by Jelah - 11/11/10 at 11:51am
    
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post #35 of 49
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To naysayers,

A HUGE amount of research and arguing with my parents went into this rig. I didn't get an i5 750 and a 6800 series because my parents ultimately need to be the ones entering the order into newegg, and they weren't going to let me spend that kind of money on a video card. The original configuration costed 1700 dollars and boasted a 5870 and dual monitors. Parents are annoying sometimes. However, I do appreciate your desire to help me build a rig- you couldn't have possibly known the circumstances, so its obvious you were just trying to help. Don't get me wrong- I really appreciate it!
Edited by roflolol - 11/11/10 at 5:05pm
    
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post #36 of 49
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Originally Posted by roflolol View Post
To everyone, I know I could have gotten a better rig for the money. However, I'm 16, don't have a credit card, and my parents would have had my head if they saw me spending ~250 on a 6870. They don't want this machine to run games at all. I put a ferociously fast processor in it because if I couldn't get a beastly video card, I wanted to milk every other component for everything it was worth.
For what it's worth, i think your rig is incredible.

Good work man.

And maybe down the road you can upgrade the gpu. not a big issue
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(insert stuff here)
I really do appreciate it.

Also, I love the quote in your sig
    
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post #38 of 49
Hm... not bad
 
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post #39 of 49
So many first time builders seem to get a 5770, I myself included. it was a great card for the price imo, but it's being overtaken and i don't think its worth it to buy one over $140
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post #40 of 49
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Originally Posted by Jelah View Post
If you weren't trolling, then you're just an idiot. I dont even remember what you said, but if it was enough for a mod to delete your post then you probably deserved the warning. Maybe you should read this before you post again.
Fixed*

That would be troll, sir.

On another, more relevant note, I like the build. Criticizing it isn't going to help at this point, considering you already bought it.

So, enjoy.
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