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cheap rig for a m8,

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Jack Bauer, 11 May 2006.

  1. Jack Bauer

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 6 Nov 2005

    Posts: 1,675

    Location: Oxford

    My m8 wants to upgrade his shuttle, with is old and ****. Hes got £200 plus what he gets for his shuttle ( which in parts is worth around £150, maybe £200 at auction if there are enough stupid people around. ) So im working on around £400, if he cat get this I will drop it down
    This is what I think for his money

    64 3200 OEM £69
    B grade asus A8N5X ( or what ever is about at the time £25
    Leadtek 7600 GT £109
    geil value 1 Gig £49
    asus TA-212 midi tower 360 W £34
    ACF4 £13
    samsung 80 Gig SATA2 £31
    sony DVD rom £11

    £404 inc vat

    Any input?

    cheers Jack
     
  2. Jack Bauer

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 6 Nov 2005

    Posts: 1,675

    Location: Oxford

    oh yer, forgot to ask. Anyone no what size cards fit in a shuttle. I aint actually seen his pc or any shuttle PC. Just incase he disides to get a second hand x850xt or something.
     
  3. Defcon5

    Soldato

    Joined: 4 Sep 2005

    Posts: 6,424

    Location: Whitwood, West Yorks

    That spec looks good to me, but if ACF4 is an arctic cooling freezer 4 you want to swap it for the freezer 64 pro.

    (the 4 is the intel version)
     
  4. Jack Bauer

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 6 Nov 2005

    Posts: 1,675

    Location: Oxford

    so it is, was the middle of the night