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April 3, 2010, 03:56 AM
Join Date: Jan 2009
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As far as a PC for my mother goes, I would recommend keeping an eye on the specials from the big chains. Most of the time I can't build a decent PC with an OS for the kind of low prices
they offer. Get rid of the bloatware on some of these sale machines, and you've given mom a decent setup.
^^ true dat
-or- you can check out the $big_box_store's budget systems and then make a knockoff with the same (or similar) kit and throw on a free linux distro for her needs. You get the pride of building it, guaranteed compatibility of the various parts, and no bloat.
-or- like was already said- just post your requirements and someone will offer help, custom-suited for you.
I don't think it's feasible to keep a 'suggested build for X dollars' posted for more than a few days (sometimes hours) without updates.
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