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    best hardware bundles ?

    Thinking about taking the dive and trying to complete my PC build and just wondering what sort of deals are going around.

    I basically need everything apart from the GPU and soundcard, and case.

    So far Scans VB15i , with artic cooling , Intel Core i5 3450 looks reasonable enough , although the £32.80 for 8gb seems a bit steep.

    Any suggestions ?

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    What do you have now?? What do you do with your PC??

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    Scan, Overclockers, ebuyer and novatech all offer nice overclocked bundles, I'm not sure if that's exactly what your after but it's worth a look.

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    This is what I have just now .

    Cooler master elite 331 case
    radeon 5850
    audiophile 2496

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    What do you have now?? What do you do with your PC??
    its mainly for gaming cat, and for some media use ( music )

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    Budget??

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

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    Budget??
    £320-430 ?

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    If you go to the today only section of scan, they usually have a pre built system there for quite good value, and it changes often as well, if you don't like their current one, check back another day.

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    Quote Originally Posted by melon View Post
    £320-430 ?

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    Are you overclocking??

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    Are you overclocking??
    I dont think so , but i wouldn't mind it as a possible option if/ when i need it.

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    Re: best hardware bundles ?

    is it worth keeping the gpu etc and trying to build a new system with it though,
    or just starting afresh ?

    Its a year old already , so maybe Id better off trying to sell it . ( provided i can find some buyers )

    If I do stick with GPU,Audio card , case , then Im thinking scans VB20i bundle with z77 for possible overclocking and gaming .

    Just need a decent PSU maybe as opposed to the Artic 13, which does not sound like its that great for cooling.

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    Last edited by melon; 04-06-2012 at 08:02 PM.

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