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    Because I been planning to buy a PC from them, however people have been giving them mixed reviews, ranging from good or bad. These are the specs:

    750W High Efficiency G7 Extreme Modular Super Silent Power Supply
    MSI B75MA-E33 Intel® B75 uATX Motherboard
    Intel® Core™ i7-3770 Quad Core Processor (3.50GHz, 8MB Cache)
    16GB DDR3 1866MHz Memory (2x8GB) Kit
    2GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti - 1344 Cores,2 DVI,HDMI,DP - 3D Vision Ready
    2TB SATA III 6Gb/s, 7200rpm, 64MB Cache, 8ms Hard Drive
    24x DVD Writer (read/write CD & DVD)
    Integrated 7.1 High Definition 8-channel Audio
    High Speed Network Port (Supports High-Speed Cable / DSL / Network Connections)
    Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit w/SP1 - inc DVD & Licence

    This will cost £899 including vat. So I want to hear your opinion. Also should I buy a Solid State Drive?
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    Because I been planning to buy a PC from them, however people have been giving them mixed reviews, ranging from good or bad. These are the specs:

    750W High Efficiency G7 Extreme Modular Super Silent Power Supply[/TD] never heard of, unknown psu as far as i know
    MSI B75MA-E33 Intel® B75 uATX Motherboard[/TD] crap, cheap mobo
    Intel® Core™ i7-3770 Quad Core Processor (3.50GHz, 8MB Cache)[/TD] unnecessary for gaming can be worse, only good for heavy editing, rendering, etc
    16GB DDR3 1866MHz Memory (2x8GB) Kit[/TD] overkill unless heavy editing
    2GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti - 1344 Cores,2 DVI,HDMI,DP - 3D Vision Ready[/TD] ok for gaming
    2TB SATA III 6Gb/s, 7200rpm, 64MB Cache, 8ms Hard Drive[/TD]
    24x DVD Writer (read/write CD & DVD)[/TD]
    Integrated 7.1 High Definition 8-channel Audio[/TD]
    High Speed Network Port (Supports High-Speed Cable / DSL / Network Connections)[/TD]
    Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit w/SP1 - inc DVD & Licence[/TD]

    This will cost £899 including vat. So I want to hear your opinion. Also should I buy a Solid State Drive?
    What do you plan on using it for?
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    Surely isn't it cheaper to buy the parts and build it yourself. Unless you don't like building pc's
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    definitely look into getting a solid state drive, that **** is the stuff of the future, real fast speed
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    (Original post by Iqbal007)
    What do you plan on using it for?
    Playing the latest games (Like Skyrim, Crysis, Battlefield etc.), recording (Think fraps), movie editing, and photoshop.

    (Original post by James A)
    Surely isn't it cheaper to buy the parts and build it yourself. Unless you don't like building pc's
    I'm not a big fan of building PCs, since if something goes wrong. There no warranty to back me up. Also I'm no good at it, even if I read a lot of guides.
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    Use dabs and ebuyer (personal choice) maybe scan to get it all cheaper. Cracking deals right now on SSD's with at least 120GB of capacity, great for what you need.
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    (Original post by Jack93o)
    definitely look into getting a solid state drive, that **** is the stuff of the future, real fast speed
    (Original post by Hooj)
    Use dabs and ebuyer (personal choice) maybe scan to get it all cheaper. Cracking deals right now on SSD's with at least 120GB of capacity, great for what you need.
    I have to take a further look at these. Although they are having a sale at mesh.
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    Playing the latest games (Like Skyrim, Crysis, Battlefield etc.), recording (Think fraps), movie editing, and photoshop.



    I'm not a big fan of building PCs, since if something goes wrong. There no warranty to back me up. Also I'm no good at it, even if I read a lot of guides.
    Are we talking about a lot of editing?

    Suggest looking at these:
    http://www.dinopc.com/shop/pc/gaming-pcs-computers.asp

    Definitely consider this as well: http://www.cougar-extreme.co.uk/nvidia.html
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    (Original post by Iqbal007)
    Are we talking about a lot of editing?

    Suggest looking at these:
    http://www.dinopc.com/shop/pc/gaming-pcs-computers.asp

    Definitely consider this as well: http://www.cougar-extreme.co.uk/nvidia.html
    Most likely, think of those lets players of youtube. Or people who post loads of gaming content, etc.

    I have a look at those two websites, now and let you know soon.

    EDIT: I looked at both websites, and they are quite expensive compared to Mesh. Unless I'm doing something wrong.
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    Most likely, think of those lets players of youtube. Or people who post loads of gaming content, etc.

    I have a look at those two websites, now and let you know soon.

    EDIT: I looked at both websites, and they are quite expensive compared to Mesh. Unless I'm doing something wrong.
    Check more carefully.....................I have done the same using the website............it comes out the same or less particularly dinopc.......the difference is that the quality of products is better then the one on the mesh computer, a proper good motherboard and power supply, etc
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    Playing the latest games (Like Skyrim, Crysis, Battlefield etc.), recording (Think fraps), movie editing, and photoshop.



    I'm not a big fan of building PCs, since if something goes wrong. There no warranty to back me up. Also I'm no good at it, even if I read a lot of guides.
    The parts come with warranty.
    Corsair power supplies usually have 5 year warranty and most parts have atleast a 2 years warranty.
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    I'm not a big fan of building PCs, since if something goes wrong. There no warranty to back me up. Also I'm no good at it, even if I read a lot of guides.
    Seriously, picking what parts you want is the hardest part. You'll save tons of money and its probably a useful skill to pick up too. You literally just plug the parts in, and they're a lot more durable and resistant to damage than you'd think.

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    (Original post by Iqbal007)
    Check more carefully.....................I have done the same using the website............it comes out the same or less particularly dinopc.......the difference is that the quality of products is better then the one on the mesh computer, a proper good motherboard and power supply, etc
    Cougar Extreme is out of the question since it charges you for delivery to your home, and the store is to far away to collect in store. Dino PC although is roughly the same price although it is little bit more than mesh.

    (Original post by Camoxide)
    The parts come with warranty.
    Corsair power supplies usually have 5 year warranty and most parts have atleast a 2 years warranty.
    Alright then, thanks at least I don't need to worry about losing money in case something goes wrong.

    (Original post by TamamShud)
    Seriously, picking what parts you want is the hardest part. You'll save tons of money and its probably a useful skill to pick up too. You literally just plug the parts in, and they're a lot more durable and resistant to damage than you'd think.

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    Problem is, I have to order the parts on-line, and it is quite a hassle sorry to say. But thanks for the help.
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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    Cougar Extreme is out of the question since it charges you for delivery to your home, and the store is to far away to collect in store. Dino PC although is roughly the same price although it is little bit more than mesh.



    Alright then, thanks at least I don't need to worry about losing money in case something goes wrong.



    Problem is, I have to order the parts on-line, and it is quite a hassle sorry to say. But thanks for the help.
    There is a huge difference in terms of components, the ones used in the dinopc are better value for money, as they have the more expensive components even if it is a bit over, Mesh use the lower end psu's and mobo, etc
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    I will say it once and for all, Making a PC is like putting lego, wait no, it's much easier.
    Im 15 and made atleast the 3 of them, using the most expensive parts @ the time.
    I have not messed up anything, you do not even need instructions, but if you really need help go and watch LinusTechTips.

    If you still feel like buying a per-built it cost a boat loads so I'd recommend getting if from a local one day a month showcase? Like it happens at my local motorcycle museum which happens to sell some good cheap parts.
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    Whilst putting a PC together is easy and saves money the OP obviously just can't be bothered and wants a solid warranty.

    Have you thought about visiting any local PC shops? You should just be able to tell them what you want and they will do it for you, plus the price will be cheaper and you should get a warranty too.


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    (Original post by Iqbal007)
    There is a huge difference in terms of components, the ones used in the dinopc are better value for money, as they have the more expensive components even if it is a bit over, Mesh use the lower end psu's and mobo, etc
    I somewhat see now. Thanks for making me avoid wasting my money.

    (Original post by Xmarksthesh0t)
    I will say it once and for all, Making a PC is like putting lego, wait no, it's much easier.
    Im 15 and made atleast the 3 of them, using the most expensive parts @ the time.
    I have not messed up anything, you do not even need instructions, but if you really need help go and watch LinusTechTips.

    If you still feel like buying a per-built it cost a boat loads so I'd recommend getting if from a local one day a month showcase? Like it happens at my local motorcycle museum which happens to sell some good cheap parts.
    (Original post by ± Dan ±)
    Whilst putting a PC together is easy and saves money the OP obviously just can't be bothered and wants a solid warranty.

    Have you thought about visiting any local PC shops? You should just be able to tell them what you want and they will do it for you, plus the price will be cheaper and you should get a warranty too.


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    Problem is I'm not bothered, I just don't have enough time. For example what if I screw up or something on the lines of that? Then what do I do? I can't just unscrew everyone to see what is the problem. There no local PC shops around my area that sells separate PC parts. But I will definitely try building my own PC sometime in the future, probably around summer. Right now I need to focus on my studies at the moment.
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    I not only use PC's for gaming (not so much anymore though) but also do work in 3dcg (so lot's of rendering). I recommend PC Specialist. They do a good warranty for £5 too


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    (Original post by Dan~Smith)
    I somewhat see now. Thanks for making me avoid wasting my money.





    Problem is I'm not bothered, I just don't have enough time. For example what if I screw up or something on the lines of that? Then what do I do? I can't just unscrew everyone to see what is the problem. There no local PC shops around my area that sells separate PC parts. But I will definitely try building my own PC sometime in the future, probably around summer. Right now I need to focus on my studies at the moment.
    What have you decided?

    Theres also a major discount on this at dinopc, just add in a wifi card.
    http://www.dinopc.com/shop/pc/Veloce...70-94p1366.htm

    or use another one and customise or maybe try pcspecialist.
 
 
 
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