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Best budget system for cheap as possible

Discussion in 'System Builder's Advice' started by mc-dexter, Nov 1, 2008.

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    mc-dexter New Member

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    Just after a rough idea of the best mobo, ram, cpu ... etc (full tower) for as little money as possible.
     
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    Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop

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    Something socket AM2 with integrated graphics plus something Sempron would be cheap.
     
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    Give us a budget, then we can be more helpful. "Cheap" means different things to different people.
     
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    Kursah Moderator Staff Member

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    Also, what do you plan to do with this "cheap" build? Game? Internet? Encoding? If gaming, how heavy of gaming? What kind of resolutions? How far down the road do you plan to upgrade beyond this? Do you mind not running max resolution and settings in games? Overclocking planned at all? And like asked before what kind of budget do you have to work with, what do you consider cheap?

    As-far-as what you want, this would be a complete build case + guts I assume.
     
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    well sounds silly i know, but for around £100, the set up will be basically used for general web surfing, and probaably messenger, as the system will be for my little sister, shes after a laptop but she will have to make do with what she gets, lol. upgrade.... i'd like it to have loads of possibilitys :D
     
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