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Old 06-04-13, 09:25 PM   #1
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Default Build help please!

Hello everyone,

I've been away from computer parts for a long time now. Recently a friend of mine got a look at my PC and he asked me if I could build him one.

He gave me a budget of 5,000$... Which is pretty high!

The problem is, I'm not sure what is the "best of the best" these days... All I know is there's some 1,000$ parts here and there but I'm not sure of anything.

I was looking at eVga's new X87 Motherboards, but like I said, I'm not sure of how good they are etc...

Would anyone like to help me out?

Thank you.
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Old 06-05-13, 08:25 AM   #2
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Monitor, mouse, keyboard, case??
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Old 03-05-14, 06:26 AM   #3
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With a budget of $5000 you should be able to build a very fast computer.If he doesn't want cazy high resolution and 1920 x1080 is good enough for him ,then you can just get a good HDTV and you can get some good 60" for around $700,plus I seen some 50"LED HDTV 4K 3840x2160 Maximum Resolution with 120 refresh rate for around $1000.
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Old 03-06-14, 02:00 PM   #4
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I seen some 50"LED HDTV 4K 3840x2160 Maximum Resolution with 120 refresh rate for around $1000.
I got excited there for a moment but 4K @ 30hz, Nice for movies and browsing though.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Seiki-SE...item20df8f164f

Doesnt seem to be much interest in it, Must be garbage. Another couple of years maybe then.. I'd hate to buy a 4k TV now for it's value to nose-dive.
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Old 03-28-14, 07:21 PM   #5
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here's one better xdanger, it's the 39' version of your link. $600 CDN.

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...969&CatId=4717
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