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User Info: jelly2008

jelly2008
4 years ago#1
My friend plans on buying a computer with 200 pounds. Although a low amount, can someone give me the best possible configuration that sticks strictly within this amount? Idk about prices in the UK, so I'm kinda clueless about the proper prices of the components.
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User Info: jelly2008

jelly2008
4 years ago#2
Uh, I really need your help guys. :(
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Nicodimus
4 years ago#3
I would help if I knew about pounds, but I don't.
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User Info: reincarnator07

reincarnator07
4 years ago#4
You won't build one for that price. Tell him to get a prebuilt, save up more or get a tablet. A nexus 7 will be infinitely more capable than a PC in that price range to be honest.
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User Info: sauruschamp1

sauruschamp1
4 years ago#5
Does he need tv/monitor, OS, KB/m ? Even if he has all that its still going to be pretty hard to build something with that maybe a cheap AMD build might work but it will be pretty tight and have to play off some major sales.
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kill2this
4 years ago#6
http://www.ebuyer.com/519885-zoostorm-desktop-pc-7873-1090

User Info: wildog2006

wildog2006
4 years ago#7
200 pounds? That's a heavy computer.

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User Info: IronSasquatch

IronSasquatch
4 years ago#8
sauruschamp1 posted...
Does he need tv/monitor, OS, KB/m ? Even if he has all that its still going to be pretty hard to build something with that maybe a cheap AMD build might work but it will be pretty tight and have to play off some major sales.


Not to mention it would barely even qualify as a gaming PC at that point. You'd be majorly gimped graphically and wouldn't be able to run higher end stuff well (if at all).
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Lootman
4 years ago#9
You'd need £400+ to even begin to run games at 30 fps+.
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User Info: Binba442

Binba442
4 years ago#10
$317 dollars guys.
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