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Old April 15, 2009, 04:00 PM
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Hi, I need some epicly cheap parts for me bro.
Can u guys choose them for me?


my brother wants a computer to use.
I have some parts right now:

Generic Case
350W PSU from Logysis
40gb Maxtor HD
CD Drive
8500GT
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Old April 15, 2009, 04:09 PM
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can you give us a budget?
and what the PC will be use for
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Old April 15, 2009, 04:19 PM
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oh, srry, around 200 dollars, used for light gaming and office work :)
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what kind of video card, AGP or PCI-e? Your best bet is used, but you could find a cheap MB, Dual Core CPU and budget RAM.

NCIX.com - Buy Gigabyte GA-EG31M-ES2L mATX LGA775 G31 DDR2 1PCI-E16 2PCI SATA2 Video Sound GBLAN Motherboard - GA-G31M-ES2L In Canada. $68
NCIX.com - Buy Intel Pentium Dual Core E5200 Dual Core Processor LGA775 2.5GHZ 800FSB 2MB Retail Box - BX80571E5200 In Canada. $99
NCIX.com - Buy Corsair XMS2 TWIN2X4096-6400C5 4GB DDR2 2X2GB PC2-6400 DDR2-800 CL 5-5-5-18 240PIN Memory Kit - TWIN2X4096-6400C5 In Canada. $34 after rebate. $202 no taxes.

NCIX.com - Buy AMD Athlon 64 X2 4850E Dual Core Processor Socket AM2 2.5GHZ 2X512KB 65NM 45W Retail Box - ADH4850DOBOX In Canada. $71.23
NCIX.com - Buy MSI K9N6PGM2-V AM2 GeForce 6100 NFORCE430 mATX DDR2 PCI-E16 PCI-E1 2XPCI SATA2 LAN Sound Motherboard - K9N6PGM2-V In Canada. $55.63
NCIX.com - Buy Corsair XMS2 TWIN2X4096-6400C5 4GB DDR2 2X2GB PC2-6400 DDR2-800 CL 5-5-5-18 240PIN Memory Kit - TWIN2X4096-6400C5 In Canada. $34 after rebate. $160 no taxes.

Cheap prices, name brand parts... it will run, but don't expect a powerhouse :)
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Old April 15, 2009, 04:44 PM
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hmmm

for AMD

4850e
ADH4850DOBOX ATHLON 4850E AM2 1MB 45W from Onhop Online Computer Store at Onhop.ca

Gigabyte 770-ud3
Gigabyte GA-MA770-UD3 ATX AM2+/AM3 AMD770 PCI-E16 2PCI SATA2 RAID 1394 HD Sound GBLAN Motherboard - DirectCanada

and add some cheap 2gb ddr2 ram

price matched at NCIX and you should be below 200$


if you want Intel

get a e5200+an G31 motherboard


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what kind of video card, AGP or PCI-e? Your best bet is used, but you could find a cheap MB, Dual Core CPU and budget RAM.

NCIX.com - Buy Gigabyte GA-EG31M-ES2L mATX LGA775 G31 DDR2 1PCI-E16 2PCI SATA2 Video Sound GBLAN Motherboard - GA-G31M-ES2L In Canada. $68
NCIX.com - Buy Intel Pentium Dual Core E5200 Dual Core Processor LGA775 2.5GHZ 800FSB 2MB Retail Box - BX80571E5200 In Canada. $99
NCIX.com - Buy Corsair XMS2 TWIN2X4096-6400C5 4GB DDR2 2X2GB PC2-6400 DDR2-800 CL 5-5-5-18 240PIN Memory Kit - TWIN2X4096-6400C5 In Canada. $34 after rebate. $202 no taxes.

NCIX.com - Buy AMD Athlon 64 X2 4850E Dual Core Processor Socket AM2 2.5GHZ 2X512KB 65NM 45W Retail Box - ADH4850DOBOX In Canada. $71.23
NCIX.com - Buy MSI K9N6PGM2-V AM2 GeForce 6100 NFORCE430 mATX DDR2 PCI-E16 PCI-E1 2XPCI SATA2 LAN Sound Motherboard - K9N6PGM2-V In Canada. $55.63
NCIX.com - Buy Corsair XMS2 TWIN2X4096-6400C5 4GB DDR2 2X2GB PC2-6400 DDR2-800 CL 5-5-5-18 240PIN Memory Kit - TWIN2X4096-6400C5 In Canada. $34 after rebate. $160 no taxes.

Cheap prices, name brand parts... it will run, but don't expect a powerhouse :)
Though he needs a new PSU as well. A 350W Logisys will simply explode and burn down his house
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Heh jdrom17. Now you are pushing to spending to the limits! hmmm well on the AMD build he has $40 left, that would buy nothing but

NCIX.com - Buy Coolermaster Extreme Power Plus 460W ATX Power Supply 12V V2.3 20/24PIN 80MM Fan - RS-460-PMSR-A3 In Canada. is only $50ish... brings him to $210.
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It's just $10 over budget. Mug a little kid for his lunch money and you've got it.
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LOLZ, but i can't do that...

i was thinking about getting my friend's AMD 3800+ and the Gigabyte 770 UD3 and some cheap ram.
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