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  1. trickson

    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    Were do you shop for your CPU's and mobo's is there any place other than Newegg to get stuff cheaper ?
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    Zipzoomfly is us based and sometimes cheaper than the egg. Also, provantage.com, from what I have seen, is usually cheaper than the egg.
     
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    MicroCenter is the best website to buy CPUs from, if you're in the US.
     
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    I get most my stuff from ebuyer because of free shipping and great customer service, plus they're usually cheaper. Or I just go where ever's cheapest.
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    WOW I forgot about ZipZoomFly They are cheaper at least the Q9550 is !
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    That is not in the U.S.A. Hard to know what the price is for me ;):banghead:
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    let see... tigerdirect :confused:
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    NO that place is supper expensive I would never buy from them I would rather buy from best buy than tigger .
     
  13. kyle2020 Guest

    ebuyer is amazing. I ordered a fan controller for £6 on super saver delivery, came 2 days later, you really cant get much better!
     
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    I use bountii.com to try to find the cheapest place to buy, along with google products (is that what they call it?).

    I always prefer Amazon because if you have Prime, free 2 day shipping on pretty much everything sold by them (even heavy cases, etc.), overnight shipping 3.99/item, and overnight friday->saturday for 6.99/item...

    They have no restocking fee and pay return shipping :)

    Followed by Newegg & ZZF.

    Avoid buy.com like the plague (the lesson they taught me with the GTX 280 ordeal)...
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    The problem with that place is I can not understand it I am an American and do not know what a ..... I can't even find that character on my key board ! What is it an L ?
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    WOW that place is nice but man they are 100 bucks more for the Q9550 than even Newegg . some stuff is cheaper but man the CPU's are through the ROOF !
     
  18. kyle2020 Guest

    what the pound sign? :laugh: £ £ £ :D
     
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    that in Canadian dollars so for the us and uk it would be cheeper
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    WTH ?? I don't have that on my key board and what is a pound like a pound of cash or what ? I know what a dollar is and a pound of fat is but what is a pound of cash ? :confused::confused::confused:
     
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    its British its a measurement of money
     
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    FordGT90Concept "I go fast!1!11!1!"

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    Performance PCs for specialty parts like molex -> P4 connectors, 20 -> 24-pin main power connectors, fancy fans, etc.
    Systemax for laptop/notebook PCs.
    Amazon for software.
    Newegg for hardware/software.

    Occassionally I use Xoxide if Performance PCs doesn't carry what I need.


    "Pound Sterling"

    1 British pound = 1.4745 U.S. dollars
    1 Euro = 1.33 U.S. dollars
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    Thing is like I say I do not know what a pound is in American ( Some here do ) I am not that smart and I have to buy in the U.S.A. as shipping over seas would be WOW WAYYYYYYY to expensive !
     
  24. kyle2020 Guest

    go on www.xe.com and educate yourself my american friend :toast:

    A British Pound is a measurement of money - £1 roughly makes 70 cents (changes alot though).
     
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    WOW some more nice finds Amazon I did not know about ...
     

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