How much is my PC worth?

By bigspud200 ยท 5 replies
Sep 3, 2008
  1. can any1 tell me how much my pc is worth

    i have no pics but my case is black with open window side panel with rad neons and red neon fans and its also mirrored on the front

    Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    OS Service Pack Service Pack 3
    DirectX (DirectX 9.0c)
    Computer Name SPUD (spud)
    User Name spudzzz

    CPU Type Unknown, 1800 MHz (7 x 257) ( dual core processor)
    Motherboard Name asus p5n-e sli ( dual video card)
    Motherboard Chipset nvidia nforce 650i sli-nvidia nforce 430i
    System Memory 2048 MB
    BIOS Type Award (08/01/08)
    Communication Port Communications Port (COM1)
    Communication Port Printer Port (LPT1)

    Video Adapter NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS (512 MB)(hd)
    Monitor LiquidVideo A150X1/X2 [15" LCD] (0000000001)

    Audio Adapter Realtek HD Audio output

    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    SCSI/RAID Controller JMicron JMB36X Controller
    Floppy Drive Floppy disk drive
    Disk Drive SAMSUNG HD080HJ/P (80 GB, 7200 RPM, SATA-II)
    Disk Drive WDC WD800EB-11DJF0 (74 GB, IDE)
    Disk Drive MAXTOR STM380215A (74 GB, IDE)
    Optical Drive ATAPI DVD-ROM 16X (16x DVD-ROM)
    Optical Drive LITE-ON DVDRW SOHW-1653S (DVD+R9:4x, DVD+RW:16x/4x, DVD-RW:12x/4x, DVD-ROM:16x, CD:48x/24x/48x DVD+RW/DVD-RW)
    SMART Hard Disks Status OK

    C: (NTFS) 76308 MB (49084 MB free)
    D: (NTFS) 76308 MB (3372 MB free)
    G: (NTFS) 76285 MB (52018 MB free)
    Total Size 223.5 GB (102.0 GB free)

    Keyboard Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse HID-compliant mouse

    Network Adapter TP-LINK TL-WN821N 11N Wireless Adapter

    Printer Microsoft XPS Document Writer
    USB1 Controller Standard OpenHCD USB Host Controller [NoDB]
    USB2 Controller Standard Enhanced PCI to USB Host Controller [NoDB]
    USB Device TP-LINK TL-WN821N 11N Wireless Adapter
    USB Device USB Human Interface Device

    thanks for your help
  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241   +10

    In Southern Arizona, Northern Mexico, it would be $265 to a stranger or $375 to a person who knows you. Theft is a major consideration. If you give them the original Windows XP Pro disk and sticker, add $84 to that.
    Your mileage will vary depending on where you live.
  3. bigspud200

    bigspud200 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 27

    england mate
  4. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    Very little. I read these threads with reluctance, because they rarely end with the original poster feeling good. There really isn't anything that is a selling point on what you list outside of Windows. A retail version of a full install will cost you ~$200USD, so if you actually give them the install disk with it you can then probably expect $300-350 for that. If they don't get to physically own that copy of windows, I would expect less than $150 for it.
  5. NetCablesPlus

    NetCablesPlus TS Maniac Posts: 228

    Moore's Law is seriously in effect in these situations. The fact the the used machine is older and the price/performance of newer machines keeps increasing, it makes for almost no re-sale market for PC's. Why would you spend $200-$300 for a used, older machine when you can get a new one, with warranties, free tech support, complete disk sets, etc., for $300-$400?
  6. bigspud200

    bigspud200 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 27

    i have origanal copys of window xp pro and window vista ultimate
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