Originally Posted by kakemono
#1. Build your own... reusing as many parts as possible. For gaming, the main things are CPU, MBoard, RAM, and Video Card. (probably resulting in need of better powersupply). You can keep everything else. On a $600 budget, you can buy those 4-5 things and still have a heck of a computer.
+1 to the above. I got fed up with Dell and their proprietary mobos. That's how they get your money ... they force you to buy a whole new computer if you want to upgrade. If you build it yourself you free yourself from their tyranny.
BECAUSE THIS IS SPARTAaAAAAAAAAAAAaaaaaAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!
(okay, a little overdramatic but you get the point).