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Old September 21, 2012, 11:30 AM
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Hey everyone,

Would love a little help to decide on what my setup is worth?

Case: Fractal Define Mini MATX
CPU: Intel i3 2120 with CM 212+ Evo cooler
MB: Gigabyte GA-H67MA-UD2H-B3
GPU: Power Colour 6870 (AX6870 1GBD5-2DH)
Mem: 12gb DDR3 1600 (1 8gb kit + 1 4gb kit) Runs at 1333mhz because of chipset limitation
Power: OCZ 700w
Storage: 1 x WD Blue 7200rpm 500gb 1 x Seagate 500gb 7200rpm 1 x A-data S510 SSD
Other: NZXT Mesh fan controller 1 x Scythe Kaze maru 140mm 1 x Scythe slipstream 120mm 2 x Fractal 120mm fans (included with the case)
Network: Atheros AR928X A/B/G/N wirless (dual channel)

Was initially a comp for a "fruit" based company operating system. Probably the EASIEST to set up anywhere. Everything ran 100% with King of the jungle and even with the new mountain based feline OS(s).

Oh yeah, it runs great with Windows 7 as well.

Any insight would be great!

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Old September 21, 2012, 12:26 PM
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Location: Winnipeg
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My System Specs


Case: $70
CPU: $110
Cooler: $20
GPU: $120
RAM: $40
PS: $60
WD Blue: $60
Seagate: $60
SSD: $80
DVD RW: $10

Those are rough part out prices, gives an overall figure of about $630. Drop down to $600 for a quick sale.

HTPC: Z77A-G45; 3770K; Coolermaster GeminII; 2x4GB Kingston HyperX 1600Mhz; MSI R7-260X; 2x 128GB Crucial M4 SSD; 1TB WD Green, 2x 2TB WD Green; PC P&C 750W PS; Fractal Design Node 605;
Son's Rig: M5A97; 1055T; CNPS20LQ; 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance 1600Mhz; ASUS GTX650Ti Boost; 80GB Intel 520 SSD; 320GB WD Black HDD; SPI 700W; Bitfenix Shinobi;
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Old September 21, 2012, 11:19 PM
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I would say to post it for $700 on Kijiji. Lots of people who would be willing to spend more than that at future shop for something less. You did a nice, clean job putting it together too which makes it aesthetically pleasing.

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