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    Price Check

    Thanks to Pob I've passed on my old i7 to my stepson. Accordingly his old rig is up for sale. How much do you think ?

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    Re: Price Check

    damb you I'd consider buying that off you if I had the money.

    As it is I'd say split it up.
    If the case is in good nick with all the parts, then it's worth at least £50 on its own, it only left my personal list of top mATX cases because it went EOL so it's hard to get hold of and costs around £90 new, it's still a very good mATX case, although it's a bit large as mATX go, still great layout, good cable options, good features and great cooling.

    You could then offer the motherboard+cpu+ram as a bundle £80-100ish

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    Re: Price Check

    Quote Originally Posted by Pob255 View Post
    damb you I'd consider buying that off you if I had the money.

    As it is I'd say split it up.
    If the case is in good nick with all the parts, then it's worth at least £50 on its own, it only left my personal list of top mATX cases because it went EOL so it's hard to get hold of and costs around £90 new, it's still a very good mATX case, although it's a bit large as mATX go, still great layout, good cable options, good features and great cooling.

    You could then offer the motherboard+cpu+ram as a bundle £80-100ish
    If you're serious, I can wait ?
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    Re: Price Check

    a quck google shows the cpu@ £62 and board @ £40 s- thats £100 new (ram is silly cheap anyway)

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    Re: Price Check

    So about £100 all up ?
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    Re: Price Check

    Well I looked and cpu was £75, motherboard around £55 (the LE version is about £40)and ram 1333mhz 4gb about £15, all from reputable places
    So about £145 new, it's not really slow or greatly out of date which is why I'd say 50-66% inc p&p for 2nd hand would be worth it.
    Weak link is the motherboard as it's am3 not am3+

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    Re: Price Check

    I've got in up for sale at £100 all in. I think that's fair. The AM3 will take a 965 I think.
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    Re: Price Check

    Damb you, I really cannot afford or justify it, I'm trying to sell my old stuff not accumulate more.

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    Re: Price Check

    Offer a discount ?
    Your old box is greatly amusing the stepson BTW. Much turning the lights off to watch the PC.
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    Re: Price Check

    Glade he likes it and I know what you mean, I really loved that thermaltake pattern fan behind the mesh front it looks great
    I just wish it didn't cycle through the patterns quite so fast, but that's hard coded into the controller chip.

    If you ever want to go down the modding route putting a window on that case would be a good move the large vent on the side does let a bit of dust it, I put a filter over the side fan and just taped over the rest of the vent had a big effect on the dust but cleaning out the front is a bit of a pig.

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    Re: Price Check

    Thanks - I'll check the dust levels. His room isn't the tidiest !
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