Quick Question about Tiger Direct system Tags: Homebuilt Tiger Components Systems Product Last response: January 12, 2009 3:41 PM in Systems Share evz January 12, 2009 3:56:29 AM Hey Guys, Not sure where else to post this, so, sorry if it's in the wrong spot. I don't know much about building or PC components, and I want to buy a good system for the future. Would this be a decent buy: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/ite... ? Thanks, E More about : quick question tiger direct system Kaldor January 12, 2009 3:41:26 PM Quik answer: no Long answer: Seems a bit overpriced to me @ a thousand bucks.... CPU is fine Mobo is simply OK. Asus and Gigabyte boards are much better HD is fine Memory is probably OK Avoid Ultra PSUs like the plague If you like the Ultra case.... For my money, with much better components: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - mobo http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - cpu http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - memory http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - hd http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - psu http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - case Total: $949.95 with better hardware. Throw in a good video card, ATI 4870 1gb or Nvidia 260 216 and you have a system thats tough to beat for a decent price. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHelp deciding on Barebone System From Tiger Direct ForumQuestion About System On Tiger Direct ForumImportant Notice Regarding Tiger Direct OEM Conroe Orders!! ForumTiger Direct and Reservations Rewards ForumE6600 at Tiger Direct In Stock?!? ForumQuick Question about NCIX [Canadian Help PLZ lol] ForumQuality of Barbones system from Tiger Direct ForumPlease advise re: DIY kits at Newegg or tiger direct ForumWill I be ok buying a GTX 470 from Tiger Direct ? ForumTiger Direct Build ForumTiger Direct sent wrong cpu !!! Forum"HD9600WCGDBOX IM" phenom at tiger direct ForumNewegg or tiger direct Forumtiger direct canada is expensive ForumNewegg vs. Tiger Direct any difference? ForumPERFORM THESE STEPS before posting about POST/boot/no video problems! ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumPlease review my new system ForumPlease review my new system (gaming) ForumI7 gaming system first time build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !