Recomend a new pc. / supplier

  jake2 16:40 20 Oct 2008
Locked

My old pc is about 7 years old now and I have upgraded about as much as I can. So now I am thinking about replacing it. It is an old mesh matrix 1800 circa 2001.
AMD Athlon 2400+ cpu,
1.5gb of ram, (ddr1)
128mb graphics card,
1 x 80 , + 1 x 60gb drives
XP Home edition.

I have looked at a few different ones (zoostorm, scan, mesh etc)and it would be really easy to get carried away and spend a lot of money. Scan pc's great white! for example.
I was thinking I dont need a monitor, keyboard, mouse, or soundcard, so it would just be the pc tower.
I like the idea of a core 2 duo processor (2.66), and maybe a Nvidia 260 graphics card and a lot of ram 4gb maybe?
Mostly it is used for home office working (vpn) internet browsing etc etc but when I try to use the present set up for games it just cant cope at any decent sttings.
Could I get something like that for around £1000 ish?

  Fingees 16:47 20 Oct 2008

I personally recommend Novatech, both for computers and bits and pieces.

click here

If you ring them after looking at the sort of thing they stock, they are very helpful

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Acer Predator 21X review

Best Free Video Tutorials for Drawing and Painting

Best podcast apps for iPhone & iPad

Nokia 8 : design, caractéristiques techniques, date de sortie