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I hate you. MC has awesome deals and I only have freakin' Fry's...and they suck.
You my friend are sadly mistaken. Frys does not come close to sucking. Oh not to mention they price match just about every internet site, and of course all other stores like, MC, Best Buy or whoever maybe having a sale.
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Definitely bought the AMD 555BE for $99.99 with free 760G Biostar motherboard last June as a fathers day gift/build. The thing is still chuggin. Got an OB Thermaltake Lanbox Lite too!
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Hey! Honolulu, Hawaii doesn't have either so stop whining!
Haha yeah...but it's Hawaii...

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You my friend are sadly mistaken. Frys does not come close to sucking. Oh not to mention they price match just about every internet site, and of course all other stores like, MC, Best Buy or whoever maybe having a sale.
Eh. Just wanted to *****. And that price match just started universally through Fry's recently.
    
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my name is Darqside. and im here to party
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Haha yeah...but it's Hawaii...

Eh. Just wanted to *****. And that price match just started universally through Fry's recently.
Not too recently. Ive known about it for at least 4 months, even made a thread about it. But either way it exist, and MC is cool too. So, best of both worlds in DFW area.
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Not too recently. Ive known about it for at least 4 months, even made a thread about it. But either way it exist, and MC is cool too. So, best of both worlds in DFW area.
Yeah, I was reading the flyer and I forgot what it said verbatim but there were a lot of fine print involved. Lucky DFW.
    
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I'll trade my local COMPUSA for just about anything....
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Went to microcenter:

Open box matx case $15

Phenom II X4 840 $99

MSI 785GTM-E45
Ati Hd 4200
HDMI out!
8 channel sound! $0.01 bundle (FREE!!)

Spare ram, spare psu,spare hdd

$115 to build a QUAD CORE, hdmi out system for use
as my VNC box and media center.

PLUS there's a $10 rebate on the board.

LOVE AMD RIGHT NOW

I couldn't even buy an all-in-one atom board for that little.
Yes i feel you.With money spent on some Intel system you make 2 from AMD.The second one can be used as gaming /ftp/multimedia server .
   
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The folks need a new pc as does a buddy.

I can build three good pcs for under $500 reusing their cases and dvd-r drives.
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