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I have thrown together a build for my next pc which would be for HTPC and BF:BC2/BF3. I want to save cash but still rock out. Please tweak my setup to safe cash but still rock out.

I have included 2 png files of the current cart.
 
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Probably not the answer you were looking for, but buy used?
 
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I dont think a 5670 would be good for BC2 let along BF3, atleast GTX 460 man, new egg has them 107$ open box for ASus DirectCU
 
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Don't you have an OS license you can use? That would save you 100 bucks.
 
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Yeah an OS means a PII x4 and a 5770
 
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Don't you have an OS license you can use? That would save you 100 bucks.

uh, not unless Micro$haft gives me 2+ keys with my OEM license for 7 pro.
 

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Just a thought can you not just put your current system in to a HTPC case ?. Or are both systems in different room or \ and you think you will be using both at the same time ?.

Sure be extra electric to run it but does save $540 for now till you can get some extra case for a better v card ?.
 
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Just a thought can you not just put your current system in to a HTPC case ?. Or are both systems in different room or \ and you think you will be using both at the same time ?.

Sure be extra electric to run it but does save $540 for now till you can get some extra case for a better v card ?.

well, im looking to add this to let my friend play in the living room when he is here with us

Can someone point me to a good used platform within 300-500 range that would suit my needs?
 
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