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I dunno must be really important to pay slightly more for a slower computer..

Wonder how he's gonna feel about that in the morning.
    
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Am I the only one curious why he needs it urgently?

Dog pissed on your CPU and TPS reports due by Monday?
Yea exactly that scenario. Class starts monday though.
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I dunno must be really important to pay slightly more for a slower computer..

Wonder how he's gonna feel about that in the morning.
Dude, seriously, if it could wait i wouldnt have posted the title " NEED ADVICE, NEW INTEL CPU PURCHASE, CANT WAIT FOR SB NEED NOW. 600$ BUDGET WITH MB"

Im sure my client will feel good since he wants it built and operational in his time frame. Look i know you love SB, but I don't think you understand the time frame. He wants one good for gaming on his down time, but NEEDS it by Saturday for online classes.

So aside from your mega-gaming dream computer, what would you recommend is viable for the time frame given what's available for a $600 budget?
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Since it's not yours, buy him crap and over-price it.
    
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yeah i7 950 + sabretooth sound about right
can't go wrong with that
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Since it's not yours, buy him crap and over-price it.
What a dick move considering he just saw you type that. Now that you said something that stupid, im not sure you should be taken seriously. Dude I'd love to buy him a SB but just because somebody doesn't buy it doesn't mean they're a fool.
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yeah i7 950 + sabretooth sound about right
can't go wrong with that
rep to you good sir.
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yeah i7 950 + sabretooth sound about right
can't go wrong with that
Exactly this. Good combo that should last your client a while.
     
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What a dick move considering he just saw you type that. Now that you said something that stupid, im not sure you should be taken seriously. Dude I'd love to buy him a SB but just because somebody doesn't buy it doesn't mean they're a fool.
No but if you do something for someone that can't do it themselves you generally charge. Its how the world goes round.

Not sure why this person needs to buy an i7 in the first place.

Why don't they save their money for beer and just get an i5? You could save them a lot of money since they aren't going to be crushing overclocks anyways as they're not the type of person that does it.

I think your job as the builder would be to get them a computer that fits their needs, not omg I need to buy the best stuff out there cause I got these here 6 bills!
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No but if you do something for someone that can't do it themselves you generally charge. Its how the world goes round.

Not sure why this person needs to buy an i7 in the first place.

Why don't they save their money for beer and just get an i5? You could save them a lot of money since they aren't going to be crushing overclocks anyways as they're not the type of person that does it.

I think your job as the builder would be to get them a computer that fits their needs, not omg I need to buy the best stuff out there cause I got these here 6 bills!
first of all jackass, im buying what he asked me for. Im not putting him into a certain build blindly, i told him about what is coming out. Dont reply to your bull**** post of "rip him off basically" by even more bull****. He asked me for an I7 build, not an i5, not an i3. How do you know im not charging him? You dont. My job as a builder is to get him what he wants in the time frame he wants it. Maybe you should put together a build based upon what he has told you. Go ahead... im waiting, since you talked to him. Oh yea he needs it built by Saturday in case you didnt comprehend.
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