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Old January 31, 2013, 06:43 PM
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My System Specs


Originally Posted by great_big_abyss View Post
AMD A6-3650 APU - $84.98
ASUS F1A55-M LX Plus R2.0 - $65.00
AMD 2x4GB DDR3 1600Mhz RAM - $34.99
Corsair CX430 Powersupply - $44.99
ADATA 120GB SSD - $94.99

Total: $324.95

You'll have to use your existing enclosure, and also buy another, higher capacity harddrive to put all your downloads, as the SSD won't be big enough.
On the plus side, you'll have a nice snappy system with that SSD!
Honestly does he need 8 GB? I think 4 is rather perfect for his tasks, but then again the pricing gap between the two are small haha.

But yes the SSD he suggested is pretty great since I'm sure you won't need much space, and you'll see how fast it goes!

Also do you already have a Operating system DVD? To be specific a 64-bit Windows Operating system DVD? (Suggest getting Windows 7 or 8 for the best experience with the SSD, since XP doesn't seem to work well with SSD.)

Also if you're looking for the same parts but cheaper here you go (of course the shipping costs doesn't come into account). - AMD A6-3650 Llano 2.6GHz Socket FM1 100W Quad-Core Desktop APU (CPU + GPU) with DirectX 11 Graphic AMD Radeon HD 6530D AD3650WNGXBOX - ASUS F1A55-M LX PLUS R2.0 FM1 AMD A55 (Hudson D2) Micro ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
Buy CORSAIR [CP-9020046-US] Corsair CX Series CX430 430W ATX 12V 80 Plus Bronze Power Supply 140mm Fan
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