Budget, Budget, Budget, what was your budget & then how much did you end up spending?

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  1. meizumintyboi

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    My budget was originally £200, blew it by £155 so i ended up spending £355 inc. VAT & shipping costs

    the parts:

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    MSI P6N SLI-F V2 NF650i SLi, S 775, PCI-E (x16), DDR2 533/667/800 MHz, SATA II, SATA RAID, ATX

    intel dual core e2180 2ghz 1mb (2x512kb) L2 cache

    ocz 2gb ddr2 pc6400 800mhz non-eec unbuffered

    ati dabs value x1950 pro 512mb gddr3 pci-x dual dvi

    Kingwin 520W modular PSU blue LED

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    Complete opposite for me, on my 2nd build I budgeted £500, ended up spending £370 and the system is awesome, plays anything I throw at it :smashin:
     
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    About £1600 for the last build, including £20 16:10 monitor. Whole new machine though including case, PSU etc
     

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