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Old 06-13-2008, 03:19 PM   #11
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Old 06-13-2008, 03:25 PM   #12
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Honestly I say you're better off going prebuilt for that low of a budget. Remember guys that you still have to pay for an OS and for an LCD, which is about $300 right there.

Dell has a great deal going right now, quad core, 3GB RAM for $500. Add $150 for an LCD and that's an amazing PC.

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Old 06-13-2008, 03:47 PM   #13
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ok well that looks temping, ill consider it. but i got my whole build together now and ill am going to consider that too.

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scatch all this. i made a new theard. i am getting the hang of this and i have cut the total price to 500 at my door. and i have more room to lower.

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