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I went to micro center today and picked up all my stuff for my first build! I got an amazing deal to say the least. I got -




Corsair Obsidian 800D
Seasonic 760W gold rated modular PSU
i7 950
Corsair H70
EVGA FTW3
Corsair 6G DDR3 1600 tri channel XMS3 memory
EVGA GTX570 superclocked
Crucial 64G SSD
Samsung BD rom dvd/cd burner

Now here is the cool part!!!! I paid $1,305.90 befor taxes!!!!! Now I know my sales guy was workin on deals for me because I told him I had a $1,700 budget. But I was also very firm on what I wanted. Anyway he had already worked out an amazing deal for me and I was happy as could be.

We got up to the front counter and I they asked if I wanted warranty. I didn't really but I took it because that was my sales guys bread and butter on the sale. He was excellent and deserved every penny. They scan everything and say ok your total is $1,258.00 or something like that.

I looked at the guy and I was like I think you forgot to ring something up. So he looked over everything again and went ok I see I forgot to ring this up. So he opens the bag and scans something again and tells me the total again. At this point the manager glances over and goes "Woah! Someone got some good deals!" or something like that.

He tells me the total again and says $1,407.11 (after taxes). So I asked did you put the warranty on there? Hes like oh I forgot sorry. He seemed new it's only a few minutes of my time no biggy. So he tacks the 200.00 on for a 2 year warranty on all my items through them. If I have issues "that aren't my fault" I can just go in and get it replaced on the spot.

Whole total comes out to 1,607.11 after all warranty and taxes out the door. I am like damn!!!!! The sales guy was damn nice to me!!!!!! Wondering and talking with my girlfriend on the way home we couldn't figure out why everything was so cheap.

The receipt was in a bag in the back of my suv so we waited until we got home to check. Well we got home and find that even though I watched him scan it 2 times the Obsidian D is nowhere to be found on the receipt. I feel kind of bad and hope the guy doesn't get in trouble. But I already helped him charge me an extra couple hundred he was "forgetting to add."

I feel like I am doing something wrong in a sense because I have this free 800D now. But at the same time I am not going to complain! Tonight will be my first time building and I am scared to death! Wish me luck! lol
Edited by jamesschmidt82 - 2/1/11 at 1:25pm
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post #2 of 67
Nice Nice!

You shoulda tried getting another 570 to effectively "Future-proof it"
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an 800d free=sweet well done enjoy your build.dont forget the pics though.
    
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Nice Nice!

You shoulda tried getting another 570 to effectively "Future-proof it"
I have a few things I am trying to get rid of from my old car. Once those are gone that is the first thing I am doing!
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why does ur sig show a different build?

how could it be that this is your first time?
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an 800d free=sweet well done enjoy your build.dont forget the pics though.
Thank you! I hope it performs. After I have it up and stable for like a week or so and I do some more homework on getting airflow in the 800D and replace the fans and put them in proper config I am going to start trying to teach myself how to OC. I want that cool little i7 950 4ghz club banner =( lol
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why does ur sig show a different build?

how could it be that this is your first time?
I bought all of the stuff I had listed below "Thanks for reminding me that was up" and after being on the site for awhile decided to go a diffrent route. I never installed it all and sold it to my friend before putting it together. Had in my house for about a whole day or so lol.
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post #8 of 67
Lucky! That's awesome though. Just think of the free 800D as good karma for you asking for them to rescan everything and add the warranty! Good luck with your build if you have any questions feel free to PM me.
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post #9 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by puffsNasco View Post
why does ur sig show a different build?

how could it be that this is your first time?
That could of being the build that he wanted to build, but since SB isn't available, yea.
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lol !! i do hope karma doesnt bite u in the arse with this build xD GOODLUCK xD
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