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Tell me what you think about this setup

By jwpark05
Jul 12, 2009
  1. I just put together a cheap *** system, by finding parts on craigslist and buying a couple things at Frys.

    $120 -
    Hp Desktop - Pentium dual core 2.2 ghz
    2 gb pc3200 ram
    320 gb hard drive
    dvd-rw/cd-rw drive
    motherboard pci e 16x (1) , pci 1x(2)
    19" lcd sony screen
    came with a keyboard and mouse
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    at Frys $190
    Ati 4850 Radeon 1gb
    600Watt power supply

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    Everything cost me around 300 bones. What do you guys think...creation of gaming ring in an economical standpoint, successful or not?
     
  2. snowchick7669

    snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 698

    What exactly are you looking at using this machine for?

    For example, what games do you have in mind
     
  3. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,906   +90

    Hi Jw,
    Welcome to techspot :)
    what snowchick said,depends on what games and what resolution are you shooting for. have you purchased yet? or just looked these up?
     
  4. KG363

    KG363 TS Enthusiast Posts: 524   +9

    I would try to go for a better processor. And 600w is not necessary. Go 500w
     
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