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


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-04-2006, 04:06 PM   #1
Baseband Member
 
Stonyman65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 83
Default my new PC

After a while of waiting I have finally got a new PC i bought the parts off newegg and got it put together at compUSA heres the basic specs

AMD atalon 64 3700 2.21GHz
1024MB of RAM
Asus AN8 SLI deluxe PCIE motherboard
256MB PNY Nvidea Geforce 7600GS

all for about $1,500
__________________

Stonyman65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 04:16 PM   #2
Daemon Poster
 
badninja3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 1,348
Send a message via AIM to badninja3
Default Re: my new PC

eh. thats kinda expensive. how much was it for installation/assembly?
__________________

__________________
ATHLON64 3200+ @ 2.2Ghz AM2. 2 x 512mb OCZ 800mhz ddr2 ram. EVGA 7600GT KO.

myspace.com/badninja3
badninja3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 04:40 PM   #3
Fully Optimized
 
ownage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 4,404
Default Re: my new PC

wow, that is really expensive for a computer like that.
ownage is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 04:41 PM   #4
Fully Optimized
 
The Amish Kid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,034
Send a message via AIM to The Amish Kid
Default Re: my new PC

Why go to CompUSA and have thme build it? It really isn't that hard. You would have had a lot more $$$ to spend on better parts.
__________________
The Amish computer:
AMD Opteron 165 CCBWE 0551@ 2.25ghz(250 x 9) 1.45v cooled w/ Thermaltake Big Typhoon | DFI LP Ultra D | eVGA 7800GT@ 465/1110 | Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic | 2GB G. Skill DDR 500 @ 250mhz 3-4-4-8 | 80 GB SATA + 40GB SATA + 200GB IDE| 480w Thermaltake Silent purepower | Thermaltake Tsunami Dream case (Black) | Windows XP Pro |
The Amish Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 04:43 PM   #5
Golden Master
 
ArrizX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 16,073
Send a message via MSN to ArrizX
Default Re: my new PC



Oh man, thats no good. Thats like what I paied for my computer, and similar performance. Although, mine is a dell - I was made too, LOL
__________________
. ()()()()
./l ,[_\_\ ],
l---L ()lllllll()-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
ArrizX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 05:43 PM   #6
Fully Optimized
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 2,276
Default Re: my new PC

that's like when i paid 100 dollars for an fx5200...
__________________
| AMD 3800+ X2 Dual Core Processor | ASUS A8N-e nF4 Ultra | Hitachi Deskstar 250gb 3.0 gb/s | 1gb Corsair Value RAM 2x512 | eVGA geforce 6800GS | sound blaster live! 24-bit | NZXT Trinity Classic chassis | OCZ GameXStream OCZ700GXSSLI PSU |
I was there. In the networking forum for the first time, and it was because.. of 341
kchi55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 05:50 PM   #7
Golden Master
 
MikeReiner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 5,053
Send a message via AIM to MikeReiner Send a message via MSN to MikeReiner Send a message via Yahoo to MikeReiner
Default Re: my new PC

Yeah, you just got burned, BIG time. I spent $750 on the computer in my sig..
MikeReiner is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 05:55 PM   #8
Golden Master
 
joxley1990's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 7,846
Send a message via AIM to joxley1990 Send a message via MSN to joxley1990
Default Re: my new PC

Thats bad - real bad. You could of got another GB RAM, and decent SLI with $1500!
joxley1990 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 06:59 PM   #9
Baseband Member
 
Stonyman65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 83
Default Re: my new PC

well that 1500 was for everything.... 19 in monitor, aspire case with 4 fans + AMD heatsink, Z board, Dimondback gaming mouse, one 7,200 RPM 200GB hard drive SATA, one 10,000 RPM 74GB hard drive SATA, DVD-RW drive, temp gauge, speakers,USB hub.... battlefield 2 and far cry.... dlink router and a linksys wifi card, $200 worth of virus and spyware protection and optimizing sowftwre.. ase lighting and 2 year warrenty for all parts.... for 1500 thats not that bad once you include eyerthing, not to mention i got it made and setup in one day where it woid take a month if i got it factory direct from alienware or some other place.... and I get free service from comp USA now - not to mention discount - it's well worth it... i will get more ram when i get the chance - but hey im a 15 year old kid.... this is like 1967 chorvette or GTO to me, and i didn't pay for it either - late B day gift.
Stonyman65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2006, 07:03 PM   #10
Fully Optimized
 
ownage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 4,404
Default Re: my new PC

now that you mention a monitor and all the extras, its a good deal. I thought that you paid that much for only the computer and assembly itself.
__________________

ownage 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 11:16 AM.


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