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Budget pc

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Philc, 2 Feb 2006.

  1. Philc


    Joined: 22 Mar 2005

    Posts: 285

    Yo yo im gonna be buildin a pc for my bro, i have a spare asus deluxe 939 sli board and a seagate 80 gig hdd, i need to keep costs as low as possible but it has to be able to play battlefield 2. I cant decide what memory to get or the graphics card so far i have.

    Generic value case £18
    Sony CD DVD rom £15.
    Athlon 3200+ 64 bit £100

    I was hopin to build a fairly good pc for about £250
  2. semi-pro waster

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 27 Sep 2004

    Posts: 25,829

    Location: Glasgow

    You've already taken up about £130 of the budget with what you have bought and it looks fine but I really wouldn't go lower that 1gb Ram and a decent graphics card to play BF2. This ought to be suitable if you can up your budget slightly or maybe even get the graphics card or Ram secondhand.

    MY-004-OK OcUK Value 1GB (2x512MB) PC3200 184pin DDR Memory Dual Channel Kit (MY-004-OK)
    £44.95 £44.95
    GX-053-PC PowerColor ATI Radeon X800 GTO 128MB DDR TV-Out/DVI (PCI-Express) - Retail (GX-053-PC)
    £79.95 £79.95
    Subtotal £124.90
    VAT £21.86
    Total £146.76