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I set out to make a PC from scavenged flea market parts that cost next to nothing and I got this. Emoji

Flea market PC parts - 93$

  • Asus crosshair mobo + zalman cooler + Phenom x3 @2.3Ghz - 9$ (OC to 2.7Ghz)
  • 8gb Kingston DDR2 RAM - 5$
  • AMD radeon HD5870 - 6$
  • Cooler Master 650M PSU - 21$
  • 500gb 7200rpm WD HDD - 4$
  • 32gb SSD - 2$
  • Corsair 120mm fan - 7$
  • 3 X Segotep blue LED fans - 21$
  • Deep Cool RGB LED strips and controller - 7$
  • Dual antenna wi-fi card - 4$
  • Creative Sound Blaster Audigy Platinum Sound Card - 7$


Non flea market parts - 82$

  • Raidmax Artio case - 50$
  • Kingston 256gb SSD - 32$


Running Ubuntu as a media PC.
On Win10 runs games at 1080p highest settings as follows:

  • Blur - 60FPS
  • Saints Row IV - 32FPS
  • Arkham City - 43FPS
  • Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon - 56FPS
  • GTA IV (medium settings) - 31FPS


*Hardware mentioned in the builds.gg hardware section is just so I could post the build since those fields are required and I couldn't find the parts I actually used probably due to their age.
Color(s): Black
RGB Lighting? Yes
Theme: none
Cooling: Air Cooling
Size: ATX
Type: General Build

Hardware

CPU
$ 19.79
AMD - Phenom II X3 720 BE
Socket: AM3
Cores: 3
Memory
$ 39.85
Kingston - KC6844-ELG37
Type: DDR2
Capacity: 2 GB
Graphics
$ 98.68
AMD - Radeon HD 5700
Chip Manufacturer: AMD
Chip: 5700
Storage
$ 109.14
Kingston - SSDNow KC300
Form Factor: 2.5 Inch
Interface: SATA 6 Gb/s
Capacity: 240 GB
PSU
$ 129.00
Cooler Master - G650M
Wattage: 650
Form Factor: ATX
Efficiency: 80+ Bronze
Case
Raidmax - Blackstorm ATX Mid-Tower
Type: Mid-Tower
Side Panel: Window
Case Fan
$ 7.00
Corsair - AF120 (Blue)
Size: 120 mm
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