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Im 17 and I built a roughly 1500$ computer with money from my summer job and its been finished for quite some time now but i find myself questioning why i ever decided to do it. I was super stoked on it when i first finished but now i wish i had a macbook or something because i basically bought this system to play crysis 1, crysis warhead, dirt 2 and starcraft 2... what do u guys all do with ur computers? i have a bunch of games on here but i feel rediculous
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Im 17 and I built a roughly 1500$ computer with money from my summer job and its been finished for quite some time now but i find myself questioning why i ever decided to do it. I was super stoked on it when i first finished but now i wish i had a macbook or something because i basically bought this system to play crysis 1, crysis warhead, dirt 2 and starcraft 2... what do u guys all do with ur computers? i have a bunch of games on here but i feel rediculous
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More like get back in school
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I've been using my computer for approximately 2 years and 9 months, call it 1000 days. Total of around £1200 spent on it including peripherals, monitors, the original components, etc. That equates to the best 1.2p I've spent a day for the past 3 years of my life. Don't see why you're regretting it OP, it'll be useful at some point in your future and you'll be thankful for buying it.
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Well there is always the military
2nd this too.
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you could sell it and buy a MBP if you wanted and stop whining
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What are your computer specs? You don't have anything listed in your sig.

Anyway take a look at my sig rig. It probably cost me over a grand for it at the time. But the quad is still performing strong overclocked, my 4850 can still play modern games and I have lots of storage for all the HD movies I download from various places.

Maybe now you should look into expanding your horizons in terms of downloading games, movies and such (of course steam sales, and downloading lots of game demo's and linux distros is what im referring to here).
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Yes..."Linux Distros"
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I use mine for worked related stuff too, not just internet and gaming.

I try to keep the cost of parts really low. Nothing completely enthusiast. Most of the time I buy used.

Find a good multiplayer game. I guess you will be ready for BF3!
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