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fullinfusion

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#1
This kid locally is selling this rig....

Selling custom built gaming computer. Here are the specs:
- Thermaltake Armor Case
- Bluray Drive
- 2 Intel Xeon E5420
- SUPERMICRO MBD-X7DAL-E-O ATX Server Motherboard
- 6 GB of Ram
- Evga 9500GT Graphic Card
- 1 TB Western Digital Hard Drive
- Coolermaster 600W Power Supply
- Creative Sound Card
- Windows 7 Installed
This computer works great and is amazing for CPU intensive tasks since it has two CPU’s. It is also great for gaming. Great for back to school! I am also including 12 computer games. I am looking to get $500 OBO with games or $475 OBO without.

It's local and how would it be for crunching and F@H?
 
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#2
I think it would do decent for crunching since it has 2 CPU's in it. The 9500GT on the other hand...

Id offer $425 with out the games. That is an older CPU and it seems to be LGA 771 so it might not perform as well as a quad core of today's standard.

EDIT: Then again, im sure an i3 may be able to out perform that machine. You could easily spend that sort of cash on a newer machine and it would output better numbers.
 
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#3
Great for gaming? Lol not even.
That Gpu is going to seriously limit you in gaming..
Crunching maybe..

I see a lot of antiquated parts.. If I were you.
I'd save my money and build a better rig..
 

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#4
these cpu's are going 25$ on ebay so i say not worth it

*Edit*

Also I would like to add that a my previous job I crunched two harpertown quads for 3 months and only pulled MAYBE 4000 PPD
 

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I think it would do decent for crunching since it has 2 CPU's in it. The 9500GT on the other hand...

Id offer $425 with out the games. That is an older CPU and it seems to be LGA 771 so it might not perform as well as a quad core of today's standard.

EDIT: Then again, im sure an i3 may be able to out perform that machine. You could easily spend that sort of cash on a newer machine and it would output better numbers.
Lol ok I got ya. :respect:

What about this?

A fast PC built for playing modern games on their highest graphical settings with smooth frame rates. Features a case with adjustable fan speeds for maximum airflow, and blue LED lights that can be toggle on or off. A sturdy handles make this tower easy to transport to and from a friend's house for LAN parties, and a high speed wireless card ensures you will not lag behind in multiplayer matches.

Reason for selling: I'm moving and simply do not have room for it.

PC features:

8GB Memory @ 1866Mhz, with the opportunity to expand (Two empty banks)
2 - 500Gb Hard Drives
USB3.0
SATA 6Gb/s
Wireless 300/300Mbps
Games for Windows / Xbox Controller and USB Dongle
Windows 8 Professional Edition 64-bit
Bluetooth Adapter

Components include:

ASUS Sabertooth 990FX Motherboard
AMD FX8150 - 8 Core Processor @ 4.16 Ghz
ASUS PCI-E Wireless Adapter
G.Skill Sniper Series DDR3 Memory @ 1866Mhz
Radeon HD7950 - 3GB GDDR5 Memory
Corsair TX650W Power Supply
2 - 500GB HD
DVD Burner

Please email or text with any questions or inquiries.


Asking $550
 
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Any modern quad core will destroy a dual LGA 771 setup. The FX system looks like a much better deal IMO.
 

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Any modern quad core will destroy a dual LGA 771 setup. The FX system looks like a much better deal IMO.
But $550 in a coupon town? what ya think I should offer, 4 bills?
Or start @ $300 and go up from there?
 

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But $550 in a coupon town? what ya think I should offer, 4 bills?
Or start @ $300 and go up from there?
That sounds like a plan... good deal if you can get it in the $350-450 range ;)