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Old December 11, 2008, 12:43 AM
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Default These setup for $1279 (including assembling)

CPU: Q6600

Motherboard: Asus P5Q-E

Video Card: HIS Radeon HD 4870 1GB


Power Supplies: Corsair HX620W

DVD: Samsung SH-S223F

Case: Antec Nine Hundred

All for $1279CAD

is it a good deal??
by the way, can q660 good enought cpu for 4870??

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Old December 11, 2008, 01:22 AM
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seems like a good deal. I paid 1200 for mrign which is almost the same .E8400, P5Q pro, G.SKILL 2x2gb PC28000, TX550W, antec 300
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Old December 11, 2008, 05:44 AM
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I'd have to do more research into if thats a good deal or not. Are you buying the parts and getting someone to put it together? Or are you buying a pre-made system with those parts in it?

As for the Video Card, that will work just fine with the Setup.


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Old December 11, 2008, 06:03 AM
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That isn't unreasonable, especially if someone is taking care of the assembly. If you got all the parts yourself, you could probably shave a few bucks off of that, but not too many. I assume you already have a hard disk?
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