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Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post
I understand where you're coming from, and it would bother me too. However, we have to remember that it's not our money.

I mean, it's not a BAD computer... but for that price yeah, it is. Is the GPU integrated? I couldn't find anymore specs and or information. If it's not integrated that's pretty cool.
it's a 6670.
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I know a few people who still think theres no such thing as actually building a computer.
THIS

I get completely aggravated when people tell me that I'm destroying the parts while I'm building a computer telling me that I have no clue what I'm doing and I'm just wasting my time. After building/fixing computers for 3 years they still don't trust me????
    
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The one thing you cant argue with is *Tech Support*.

Period...

Are you going to answer the phone @ 3AM when your friend cant surf pr0n because they goofed up their system?

No.

But Dell, Compaq and Emachines will.
    
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The one thing you cant argue with is *Tech Support*.

Period...

Are you going to answer the phone @ 3AM when your friend cant surf pr0n because they goofed up their system?

No.

But Dell, Compaq and Emachines will.
Actually I do. I'm on tech support duties from 8am to 2am.
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tldr thread
lol a 6770 at that price point.
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He could of done worse
    
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Originally Posted by Baskt_Case View Post
The one thing you cant argue with is *Tech Support*.

Period...

Are you going to answer the phone @ 3AM when your friend cant surf pr0n because they goofed up their system?

No.

But Dell, Compaq and Emachines will.
This. All the people I've talked to who buy pre-built computers want to be able to bring it in to their nearest Best Buy and say, "It broke." The hassle of figuring out what's wrong and replacing it isn't worth the huge price difference of getting a pre-built for them.

It pains me, but some people will continue to think like this.
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from 8am to 2 am? an 18 hours shift?
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post #69 of 207
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Originally Posted by xdanisx View Post
I know a few people who still think theres no such thing as actually building a computer.
yea or they think that the quality of getting a pre built is better
and that what ever best buy or any other place that sales computers
they have you know all the bells and whistle we guarantee this or that
try to sell you stuff you don't need instead of what you really need

I was never happy with a pre built computer i felt like i need to always change something when I did still wasn't happy. I'm like I'm going o build what I need what I want and im not going to someone to do it and charge me a arm and a leg and I think that's
how most of us feel on Ocn. I could be wrong.

I'm really enjoying this sight so bare with me
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from 8am to 2 am? an 18 hours shift?
I have nothing better to do and most of my customers are family and friends with some random people I met while they were buying a HP.
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