Best $400 limit buy?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by shoulin, Dec 1, 2002.

  1. shoulin

    shoulin OSNN Addict

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    well x-mas is comming up and well i was wondering what people thought was the Best $400 limit buy? .,.. something that i would get max use out of, and would be kick ass,


    Exceptions:
    no 9700 (i am waiting for geforce fx)


    hit me up plz, i would like to know what to get, and prolly will help other people out too, also it can be more than one item, or just post what u want for xmas

    :-D
     
  2. Gary Pandher

    Gary Pandher Moderator

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    amd cpu and motherboard...maybe u could get some ram with that too
     
  3. Grandmaster

    Grandmaster Electronica Addict Political User Folding Team

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    I'd say get an videogame console.
     
  4. Nick M

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    Go for an AMD CPU, XP 2600, a gigabyte motherboard; and 512 of fast ram; above pc2100
     
  5. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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    One of these..?
    Games Console and some games, could get a fair few games with the machine for $400 :D
    Nice New TV and DVD player
    Portable Mini-Disc (or mp3) Player
    Hi-fi system
     
  6. shoulin

    shoulin OSNN Addict

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    i currently have a 2100+, 512mb 2100, soyo Dragon ultra platnum 333, leadtek gf4 ti4600, 32x burner


    so i am not so sure if i really need a mobo/ cpu update just yet :\


    hmmmmmmmmm
     
  7. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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    I dont see the point in getting hardware for christmas... get something you can enjoy instead :)
     
  8. shoulin

    shoulin OSNN Addict

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    ya but what? hehe


    there are soo many things out there and my mind is drawing a complete blank :(
     
  9. Nick M

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    Get speakers! Like really cool ones! Promedias! or the new logitecs! or a minidisk...minidisks are soo sweet...or a really hot bike
     
  10. Pythro

    Pythro Guest

    Ipod or a Nomad Jukebox
     
  11. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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    Get a 600watt Pro-Audio Warrior amplifier and 2xZebra 15" speakers .... its what i got last christmas, came to around the £420 mark :D :D