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Build a killer DX10 PC that is inexpensive

Few pains are quite as distinctive as that of installing a game hot off the press, only to find that gamers are too busy being annoyed by the lurching framerate to actually enjoy it. But the answer isn't necessarily palming over a thousand notes for an off-the-peg PC.

Custom building a PC is cheaper, and people get to choose the best parts for the job. And the latter is something that they can't guarantee from even an established system-builder, as their concerns are as often as much about shifting mass-purchased units as choosing the most effective ones.

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Tarmgar3588d ago

Inexpensive.....to the rich man.

d3l33t3588d ago

850.oo USD is not cheap IMO

600 is too expensive, 800 is cheap. i dont understand

Genki3588d ago

PC market. An $800 rig that packs such good performance is a steal.

Fisher3393588d ago

I bought a pc from the dell outlet for $230 and spent another $200 on it. Here's what i got

AMD x2 (2.0ghz)
3gb of ram
160gb HD
Vista Basic
and a 8600gt Gddr3 256mb

Not the best setup in the world, but for $430 it was one hell of a deal.

I can play Guildwars and Source, both on high, at the same time if i choose.

spammy_nooo3588d ago

Inexpensive is not the word to use there. It's definitely a good value when you consider price-to-performance vs the computer over there at best buy, but thats still a lot of money.

Ares843588d ago (Edited 3588d ago )

It's an Intel Core 2 Duo Processor E6750 (2x 2.66GHz/4MB L2 Cache/1333FSB, Asus P5KPL-VM Intel G31 Chipset w/6-channels, Gb LAN, S-ATA 3Gb/s, USB 2.0, Single PCI-E MB , 4096MB [1024MB X4] DDR2-800 PC6400 Memory Module, NVIDIA GeForce 8800GTS 640MB, 500 GB HARD DRIVE [Serial-ATA-II, 3Gb, 7200 RPM, 16M Cache], 600 Watt -- Power Supply SLI Ready

All this for $1400...on www.ibuypower.com I will get it in 5-10 business days!! Just can't wait!!
Oh and I have Windows Vista for it....got the operating system a few months back at CompUSA for $210....they where colseing up!

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