Medion PIII 650 base unit, how much?

  rickf 15:12 08 Jun 2003
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Medion PIII650,128mb,15gig h/d,dvd drive,fdd,onboard graphics riva tnt m64 and sound blaster audio pc64,56 data fax kmodem, win 98se. I am trying to sell this base unit. How much do yopu think it is worth? Is it worth selling?

  TBH1 15:50 08 Jun 2003

this system would be more than adequate for a lot of people - - - don't know what its worth though

  wee eddie 20:54 08 Jun 2003

It will earn you far more in goodwill if you give it away to a worthy cause.

Local church, charity or community centre that may still be operating on W95 or earlier.

  Gaz 25 21:02 08 Jun 2003

Give it a bigger HDD, a little more Processor power if it can take an upgarde and shove a copy of XP on and you may get more.

But... PC's better than your spec are available brand new from just £299 with XP, etc...

May be just £80 for yours, sorry.

I had to sell an old 486, but ended up giving it away to a charity shop, it wouldnt sell for anything.

  Lú-tzé 21:56 08 Jun 2003

rickf - I have emailed you; if you are interested, please email me back. Thanks.

  Quiller. 00:06 09 Jun 2003

Being realistic, I would of though that a base unit of that spec would bring in £120-£150.

What interests me is the unusuall ",56 data fax kmodem," is this faster than the usuall one. If so I may be interested? lol

Even if you broke it down;

Board and chip, pent 111 are getting rare as hens teeth. £65.

15gig hard drive has got to be worth £15

128Mb of pc 100? getting rare. £15

floppy drive £5

modem £6 and the 98 disk £20

that comes up to £126. I think.

You can usually sell these small items for free in the local or at micro mart.

  H-J 00:18 09 Jun 2003

it's like an old car being worth less than the sum of its parts. (if you dont know what i mean then you have never sent a car to the breakers yard!)

  rickf 08:26 09 Jun 2003

Thanks guys for your thoughts.

  TBH1 12:24 09 Jun 2003

rickf - - -are you gonna sell it then ??

  Buachail Mór 14:13 09 Jun 2003

click here

click here

These are two postings from ebay for machines with 650mhz p3 processors and all p3 processors.

  Gaz 25 16:42 09 Jun 2003

I hope you get the max you can for it!

Regards,
Gareth

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