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Old April 22, 2009, 02:23 PM
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Did I miss something the OP as this question " What would parts would you guys recommend for the maximum gaming potential and a maximum price of $600 CAD... "

A quick search let me find a system base on Antec 900 case with a 650W power supply, a 2,5 core 2 cpu MTB , DVD, HD for $ 520, You need to add a video card a fair one is about $ 200


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bought 500 bucks
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How much did you buy 500 bucks for? I'll buy it off you second hand for $450.
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Wait a minute is Go flames Go and Swell9 the same personne, or Go flames Go is the one who want sell the system he paid $ 500 to Swell9
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i bought it for 400. give me ur msn 450 don deal.
What is all this about anyways? Seems totally off the topic of this thread.
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This has nothing to do with me...
It is all a hijacked thread ;)
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no im not swell9.
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It would be very hard to build a good gaming PC with $500-$600 depending on what games you play, your best bet is

E5200
G31 or cheap P43 motherboard
4gbs of G.SKill ram or patriot if you can get it really cheap
4650/4830/9800GT video cards
A decent 550w psu
antec 300/CM 690/590 case

Not to sure of the prices on that stuff but it would more then likely put you over your budget. but would probubly be alot better then that phenom build.
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