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Selling my gaming rig dirt cheap...

Last response: in Systems
September 17, 2012 9:32:10 PM

Hey everyone im selling my gaming rig takin a major cut. Thought I would let a gaming community know, if your interested post a reply here. Here is the specs and selling it all for $1200.00

Sentey Extreme Division GS-6400W Arvina White Tower Case

EVGA Core i7/Intel X58/3-Way SLI & CrossFireX Motherboard 132-GT-E768-TR

Corsair Vengeance 32 GB ( 4 x 8 GB ) DDR3 1600 MHz

Intel Core i7-950 3.06 GHz 8 MB Cache Quad Core

Seagate Barracuda 7200 1.5 TB hard drive

2x XFX ATI Radeon HD4850 1 GB DDR5 can hold one more of these

Logitech Gaming G110 Keyboard

Microsoft side winder gaming mouse

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit

no monitor being sold with it thou

a b B Homebuilt system
September 17, 2012 9:48:37 PM

How recent was it built? Seems a lil high to me for a used rig :/ , didn't research though.
a b B Homebuilt system
a b 4 Gaming
September 17, 2012 9:50:18 PM

That seems very expensive for a machine that old.

Rule of Thumb - Take your build cost and then subtract 10% the next morning you wake up after you build it .... then 5% for each month of age for 6 months (60% value at this point) ... then 10% for every 6 months thereafter.

If you are 3 years old .... you're down to 10% of build cost.

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a b B Homebuilt system
September 17, 2012 9:54:32 PM

You could probably make more parting it out, that RAM is probably still worth some decent cash.
September 17, 2012 10:01:26 PM

Jack I beg to differ. That is one very incorrect formula for a real life application like this. His computer can run games pretty decently in the condition it is in, there's no doubt. The only bottleneck I see are those ATI cards. Which is where I get to the point I was going to make... This is quite expensive for such a build. If I was someone who wanted this I'd fork up $800 max. Just helping you out mate.
September 17, 2012 10:09:57 PM

thanks for the advice guys I believe its 4 mths old, power supply is a 950 watt corsair also
September 18, 2012 2:39:06 AM

1200 is a really steep price for that build. Its also kind of old... Sure it has a real nice amount of ram, but the CPU is kind of old. If I were you I'd leave 8 GB of RAM in the system, and sell the rest individually. I'd advertise the system for 800 OBO, and I still think thats giving it a bit more credit than it deserves...
September 18, 2012 3:53:03 AM

yea 1200 pretty steep. I can build a better machine for same price.