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Computer self build help needed


reason, honour, integrity
Apr 12, 2006
Not here
am building a computer for my boy so that he can pretend that he is using it for homework.

Thinking of getting this, is this about right for modern specs?

ASUS M4A78LT-M LE AMD 760G Socket AM3 DVI VGA Out 8 CHannel Audio MATX Motherboard £53.93

AMD Athlon II X2 250 Socket AM3 3.0GHz 2MB L2 Cache Retail Box Processor £50.00

Kingston 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 1600MHz/PC3-12800 HyperX Memory Kit CL9(9-9-9-27) £100.00

Samsung EcoGreen F2 1.5TB Hard Drive SATAII 5400rpm 32MB Cache - OEM 166989 £71.99

LG W2261VP 22" LCD Widescreen Full HD Gaming Monitor 1920 x 1080 250cd/m2 10,000:1 2ms VGA/DVI/HDMI Tilt 3yr Onsite Warranty - Glossy Black 168144 £134.88

I already have cables, case, PSU, and a Radeon 2400HD graphics card (that he won't use as he won't be watching porn on it.)

is this set up about right, and reasonable value? big lots of green for any help x