Can someone please tell me how much my gaming pc is worth?

By Insanebinky
Aug 2, 2006
  1. Hey. I know I'm new here, but I would like to jump right into posting and stuff.
    I am selling my gaming computer on eBay. What do you think is the max I could get for it?
    THis is a brand new gaming desktop. The case, mboard, sound card, graphics card, are ALL BRAND NEW. I just finished building it.
    Slightly Used Excellent Condition
    Intel Pentuim 4 3.06GHz CPU
    ATI Radeon X1300 Pro High Definition Graphics Card
    Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 4 HD 64-Bit Ready
    Dell 17" Flat Panel LCD Display
    1GB Dual Channel [512mb x2]
    DVD+ - RW
    X-Infinity Extreme Gaming Case with Side Panel window LED s and 420Watt power supply


    Please suggest a price.
  2. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,077

    maybe $300-400 tops

    the resion is because the procosor is older technogy and the viedo card is more on the budget line
  3. kitty500cat

    kitty500cat TS Evangelist Posts: 2,154   +6

    I might say 500 US dollars or something. I'm not a pro, though.
    Hoping to help
    p.s. welcome to Techspot;)
  4. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    $600 dollars max coz the CPU is a bit outdated as is the video card.
  5. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,975   +9

    Isn't the X1300 a newer card?
  6. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    It's over a year old, hence the term outdated. It's an X1000 series card but a lower end one.
  7. dazzer9535

    dazzer9535 Banned Posts: 117

    In the UK you would be looking at about £375 - £425 that would equate to quite a lot more in Dollars when converted, I cant understand why or how the US undervalue such stuff "very odd" :D
  8. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    That's because computer hardware is taxed in the UK.
  9. es84

    es84 TS Rookie Posts: 48

    i think u should be getting around 400 $
    u might get a better info if u told us the ram and the hdd on the system
  10. dazzer9535

    dazzer9535 Banned Posts: 117

    Oh yeah sorry rip off Britain I forget [​IMG]
  11. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    It has 1 GB of RAM running in dual-channel which is enough to get an estimate price. But yes, the only thing missing would be the hard disk drive specs.
  12. Sharkfood

    Sharkfood TS Guru Posts: 1,019

    You say it has 1gig of dual-channel ram.. but not if it's ddr vs. ddr2.

    In fact, whether it's LGA775 or Socket 478 is left-out also... thus it could be a close-ended AGP system.

    I'd figure the market would be wise to not invest in a "new" system that would be ddr (rather than ddr2), AGP vs. PCI-E, and socket 478 vs. LGA775. This would make the system three-way obsolete right off the bat and therefore not commanding a very high selling price.

    If it's LGA775, PCI-E and DDR2 memory, you may be able to fetch a decent price.
  13. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    Another core component detail is missing, the mobo make and model.
    And Sharkfood has mentioned quite critical details that would affect the overall pricing of the system, although I doubt it has DDR2 RAM. I could be wrong though. Insanebinky hasn't replied in quite a while so I wonder where he is. Only he can provide the right info.
  14. Cyber

    Cyber TS Rookie Posts: 29

    I think you guys should check his profile for more info... it has all the details on his system he is selling... unless if he is selling a diffrent system... every thing on there seems to be same....

  15. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,427   +27

    Whoops I forgot about that. Thanks Cyber. But it's more of a dilemma, since the board is capable of using DDR as well as DDR2 RAM and we don't know what is present. However, it seems to be in the region of $400-500 depending on the RAM. It has an AGP Express slot so the price will be lower than $600 surely.
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