Opinion on quoted spec for new PC

Apr 13, 2004
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Could you let me have your opinions on the following spec for a new build, guy is charging 1398.95 Auz $ so thats about 600 quid. It will be used for pretty undemanding stuff, MS office, MYOB, internet, unlikely to be any gaming, want XP now but a core spec that with another gig or two or RAM can run Vista at some point down the line.

ABIT AB9 M/board - i965, 1066MHz FSB, Dual DDR2-800, PCI Express x16, SATAII 300 RAID, GbE LAN, USB2.0, 7.1-Ch HD Audio, ATX

Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 CPU, 2.0 GHz, FSB 800MHz, 2MB L2 Cache, Socket LGA775

eVGA e-GeForce 7300GT PCI-E 512MB 128-bit DDR2, 350/532MHz, DVI, VGA, HDTV, Fan

Samsung SH-S182F Black Internal DOUBLE Layer 18x DVD±RW Drive, 12x DVD-RAM, 8x ±R DL, OEM with software included

Antec 'Sonata III' MiniTower Case - Piano Black, EarthWatts 500W PSU, 9 Drive Bays, Washable Air Filter, Front USB/eSATA/Audio, ATX

Samsung 250GB 'HD250HJ' SATA II 3Gb/s NCQ HDD - 7200rpm, 8MB Cache, NoiseGuard, ImpacGuard, SilentSeek, 3-year warranty

MS Windows XP Pro Operating System

1GB (2x 512MB Kit) Corsair Value Select PC-5300 (667MHz), 240-pin DDR2, non-ECC, Unbuffered, 2x64Mx64, not compatible with DDR motherboards


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