DirectX9 games are looking attractive, and the Dell is acting up. Any suggestions other than buying an X-Box, etc.? Money is tight, so $1500 is probably my limit.
DFI nForce2 Ultra 400 Motherboard NFII-Ultra Infinity - $94.00
AMD Athlon XP 2800+, 333MHz FSB, 512K Cache, 2 GHz - $136.00
Thermaltake Silent Boost - $26.99
ANTEC Black Solution Series Model SLK3700-BQE - $77.00
Hitachi 80GB 7200RPM Model HDS722580VLAT20, - $67.00
Lite On Black 52x32x52 CD-RW, Model LTR-52327S - $38.00
MSI Black 16X DVD-ROM, Model MS-8216140BL, - $34.99
Creative Lab Sound Blaster Audigy ES(SB0162) Sound Card - $42.00 (Amazon.com)
SAPPHIRE RADEON 9600XT Video Card - $195.00
SAMSUNG SFD321B/LBL1 Black 1.44MB 3.5inch Drive - $5.99
ROUND, 24-Inch, True ATA133/100, IDE Cable. - $3.75
UNINCOM ROUND, 18-Inch, True ATA133/100/66/33, - $3.35
NEC/Mitsubishi MultiSync FE770-BK 17" CRT - $145.00
Creative Blaster 56K V.92 PCI Modem, Model DI5652-1 - $12.00
Logitech Z-3300 2.1 Speakers Retail - $110.00
Corsair Value Select Dual Kits 184 Pin 1G(512MBx2) PC-2700 - $153
Logitech Cordless MX Duo USB/PS2 104keys --RETAIL - $76.00
$1082 total (minus shipping) - If it isn’t from Amazon, it’s from NewEgg.
I got the prices for these a few months ago, so it might actually be less, but if anyone has any upgrade suggestions, they’d be much appreciated.