I built this desktop pc from scratch almost a year ago and I spent around 2 grand on it. I'm hurting for money at the moment and wondering how much I can sell it for now. Specs below:
Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
Intel Quad Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge Processor, 8MB L3 Cache, 3.40GHz (3.90GHz Max Turbo)
LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
128GB 2.5" SATA III Internal Solid State Drive
1TB 3.5" SATA 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
EVGA GeForce GTX 670 FTW 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
32GB- 4X8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X series
COOLER MASTER V8 120mm Rifle CPU Cooler
EnGenius Wireless N Adapter IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Sony Optiarc Internal 12x CD/DVD/Blu-ray Burner Drive-12x, SATA, Black
Corsair HX Professional Series 750-Watt 80 Plus Certified Compatible with Core i7 and Core i5
Cooler Master HAF 932 Advanced Full Tower Case,SuperSpeed USB 3.0 with 4 case fans
Acer Black 27" Full HD HDMI LED BackLight LCD Monitor w/Speakers
Sometimes you can get lucky on craigslist with a highend prebuilt 'custom' system.
In the same way that high end custom build companies, that sell high end assembled PC's for 3-4 grand make money, you can occasionally too, stumble upon the kid who wants bragging rights for his rig, and has money, and not the time, patience, or brain power required to build his own.
That would be lucky though, if hurting for money, would be happy with a grand, sadly, selling stuff used never gets quite what it should........
Did you price out what this would cost to build today, brand new?