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Old 02-23-2008, 09:40 PM   #11
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lol umm how about can still buy it off newegg
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If you want a DVD/CD burner, the cheapest would be a LITE-ON Black 20X DVD+R for $24.99.

Just a basic DVD/CD reader would be a ASUS Black 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM for $14.99
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Old 02-23-2008, 09:45 PM   #13
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I think he should go with a DVD/CD reader. Do you know how long it would take to burn something on a 200 dollar comp?
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Old 02-23-2008, 09:57 PM   #14
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Check out this list Le 3eme oeil:

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Old 02-23-2008, 09:59 PM   #15
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Check out this list Le 3eme oeil:

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nice, more ram than my comp lol. but no keyboard speakers monitor and mouse...
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I got a keyboard, speakers, and mouse together just need to find a damn monitor...
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Old 02-23-2008, 10:04 PM   #17
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Cheapest monitors:

LCD - Hanns·G HW-173DBB Black 17" 8ms DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor - $149.99

CRT - AOC Monitor CT500G Beige 15" CRT Monitor - $89.99

Better CRT - ViewSonic E50B Black 15" CRT Monitor - $119.99
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ahh thank you...now just to make the final list and ill see what it totals at.
oh yeah, i need to add windows xp to it so that will add a little more.


about the monitor..Do you think im better off spending like $40 more for a nice LCD monitor?
this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824254005
edit: nvm ill go with a cheap one i forgot what im building here.
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Old 02-23-2008, 10:52 PM   #19
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Ok, so my final list of parts before i buy

Processor - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103199
Mobo -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813153073
Ram - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820134115
HDD -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822210003
Key board -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16823107120
Mouse -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826193001
Speakers -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121127
Disk drive -
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16827135147
Case -
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16811156045
Monitor -
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824160128

total cost:+shipping and stuff =$373.06
Now i need to get window xp and im set?
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wait your buying this?
i though u were just joking
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