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Old 03-06-2005, 05:35 PM   #1
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Default my new cheap gaming machine

foxconn motherboard - 44 bucks
512 mb corsair value ram- 100 bucks
80gb sata western digital refurb - 45 bucks
case - cheap and light sup really cool- 36 bucks
celeron d 2.8 plain on over clocking - 90 bucks
sapphire radeon 9800 pro refurb- 130 bucks
rosewill cd-rw-20 bucks


not bad for $480.00 yall tell me what yall think...
i'll worry about the sound card later
my hd didnt come with a install disc .. will this be a problem ?
needing some help ... first build
is the refurb 9800 pro a bad idea .... all of this is coming from newegg.com
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Old 03-06-2005, 06:13 PM   #2
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pretty nice you saved money on the 9800
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Default Re: my new cheap gaming machine

Sounds like a pretty cool system.
I think you might need an install disk for your SATA drive, at least when you go to do a clean install of XP...but I'm not for sure.
Good luck!
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whered you get the refurb 9800pro? Id buy a few for the shop computers...
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newegg.com in the refurbished area
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really? i'll have a look then thanx
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