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Old 10-12-2011, 01:34 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by Darth333 View Post
I got my last three desktops from here: http://www.sohodiffusion.com/ One I assembled myself . The other two I asked them to do it for me: I chose the parts and they charged $50 to assemble the PC and install the OS and they did a clean job (they did a mistake on the last PC by not including the RAM I asked for though - it was actually more expensive than what I had ordered but not the right amount - I sent them a notice and picked up the new ram to install...and they told me to keep the other sticks as well). They also have some pre-assembled PCs at decent prices for those who don't want to chose parts one by one. Downside is that customer support if you live far away seems limited (ok as I live close by).

And beware if you order from a US website: you can end up with terrible custom brokerage fees in addition to the regular taxes (I hate UPS...)
Yeah, D3's had really good luck with SohoDiffusion. If you could find a place like that near you it would be ideal. You'd be able to pick and choose every single part in your machine, giving you all of the benefits of a build-your-own without actually having to build it.


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