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post #11 of 43
Sounds great.. for a BASIC file server. I would double that cash and build something.
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post #12 of 43
Like the others have said:

Try to drop the price
if and only if
the case and monitor are worth anything
else
get out.

In reality all it is worth at this point is a place to do homework, light office, and print server.
Edited by Fooliobass - 4/13/11 at 2:58pm
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post #13 of 43
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Well he has a total budget of $220 right now... Im pretty sure no matter how many different wish list combination's I make on newegg, I wont be able to get the price that low.

Well Its a Samsung 19" monitor, and for the case, all i know is that it has a windowed side panel, also it comes with a sound card too.
Edited by Jov4nTh3Yu9o - 4/13/11 at 3:00pm
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post #14 of 43
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Besides all he wants to do is record music and surf the internet.. As well as use pokemon hacks to create his own pokemon games.
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post #15 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jov4nTh3Yu9o View Post
Well he has a total budget of $220 right now... Im pretty sure no matter how many different wish list combination's I make on newegg, I wont be able to get the price that low.

Well Its a Samsung 19" monitor, and for the case, all i know is that it has a windowed side panel, also it comes with a sound card too.
$220 is a hard budget to hit. My black friday sig rig was just under $500 and I already had the HDs. And that was with $68 for the cpu... I would recommend saving the pennies for a bit longer.
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post #16 of 43
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Black Friday isnt for a while.. He seems really persistent to buy this comp even after my attempts to change his mind. If he does go through with the purchase, he will have a little left over for a new mobo then he can save up for a new processor and psu. When I get my ATI 7xxx/Nvidia Kepler cards in August ( if they come out by then) I can just give him my x2.
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post #17 of 43
Well, figure the monitor's worth about a hundred. If the case and PSU are worth $70 then it's worth it...
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well id pay no more then 130 is the 19 inch a lcd or crt ?
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post #19 of 43
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well id pay no more then 130 is the 19 inch a lcd or crt ?
lcd
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post #20 of 43
Start from scratch.
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