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Old 01-25-2009, 09:20 AM   #1
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Default Whats the best computer for me? 500 Budget

Im looking to purchase a new computer I live in the UK and dont want to import so please only suggest computers that can be purchased in the Uk. Im only looking for a base unit so I dont need a monitor.

Heres what i require

Quad Core
4GB Ram
500+GB HardDrive

Any suggestions would be welcome
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Old 01-25-2009, 10:04 AM   #2
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Do you have any experience in building computers?

you could get an absolutely blinding computer for 500 if you build.
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Default Re: Whats the best computer for me? 500 Budget

And a few more questions:

Do you overclock?
What is your monitor's native resolution?
What are you going to be doing with it?
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I'd definitely recommend a build. Use a firm like Aria or Scan and compile a whole build on there. I've design a 4gb ram, 160gb HDD, 3Ghz C2D, 9600 GTS, with a 19" monitor and XP SP3 shipped for around 500, and that was just briefing through the site, i'm sure i could scrimp even more if i tried.
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