Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 02-03-2008, 11:48 AM   #1
In Runtime
 
Verbatim47's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 279
Arrow I have a quick question??

Mac Pro or Custom Built PC...?

I am getting a Graduation present and I need help deciding which one would be the best:

Mac Pro with an 8800gt? and a few other upgrades...

Or a custom built pc with stuff that I get to pick but the processor with be a lot less than 2 X 2.8ghz??
__________________

__________________
“If you will live like no one else, later you can live like no one else.”

Reliable Online Backup? Click Here!
Verbatim47 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2008, 12:09 PM   #2
Fully Optimized
 
joe pic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,527
Send a message via AIM to joe pic Send a message via MSN to joe pic Send a message via Yahoo to joe pic
Default Re: I have a quick question??

mac pro

save yourself some time
__________________

__________________
"I Don't like to repeat successes. I like to move on to other things." - Walt Disney
Proud Chrome OS Pilot Program participant
www.twovisionaries.com
joe pic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2008, 12:09 PM   #3
Fully Optimized
 
blackjack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 2,945
Send a message via MSN to blackjack
Default Re: I have a quick question??

I would get PC if it was me, I was at ware you are a few years back and I chose a PC as I think there is a better variety of software
__________________
Compaq Presario CQ5305K-m Intel® Pentium® Dual Core E5300 (2.6 GHz), Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit, 2048 MB , Hard drive: 320 Gb, with 18.5 Widescreen
SPURS TILL I DIE (DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER SO ARE SPURS)
TO DARE IS TO DO
blackjack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2008, 01:43 PM   #4
Fully Optimized
 
_-..zKiLLA..-_'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 3,952
Send a message via AIM to _-..zKiLLA..-_
Default Re: I have a quick question??

yeah gaming too. alot of games and hardware dont work with mac. def. go with the PC
__________________
My beast lappy: Acer netbook, 1.6ghz atom dual core, 2gb ddr3
My PSN: Kalikid_420
_-..zKiLLA..-_ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2008, 03:05 PM   #5
Daemon Poster
 
GhostGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 1,019
Default Re: I have a quick question??

I'm totally into Mac's notebooks and all, but IMO you can get a desktop PC that's superior to their desktops for prices much less than Apple's msrps.
__________________
Intel Q6600 @ 3204Mhz ~ Tuniq Tower 120 ~Corsair XMS2 5GB ~ WD VelociRaptor 150GB Main ~ WD 1TB Black ~ EVGA 8800GTS 640MB ~ 7 Home Premium (64-Bit)
GhostGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:06 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0