Who to buy from ?

  Alan T 23:44 12 Nov 07

Hi. Have been looking at buying PC from one of the following firms.
PC Specialist,
Dino PC,
Cougar Extreme and
PC Option Ltd.
Prices close, so build quality, component quality, which I find difficult to judge, and service will come into play. Your experience of any of these firms, the standard of the PC and their level of service, would be very helpful. Thanks

  Totally-braindead 23:52 12 Nov 07

Cougar in particular seem to be getting a good reputation at the moment and one with looking at are Novatech as their customer service is second to none.
I haven't bought from Cougar but I would consider them, Novatech I've bought many parts off and a few PCs and all have been excellent, theres been a problem with a couple of parts but Novatech sorted it all out really quick.
As you can see I like Novatech and almost always buy from them if they have what I want simply because if there is a problem they will do their best to sort it out.

  The Kestrel 16:57 13 Nov 07

Can thoroughly Cougar Extreme recclick here for other forum users views.

  The Kestrel 16:59 13 Nov 07

I'll try and get it right this time! Can thoroughly Cougar Extreme click here for other forum users views.

  Mike D 08:02 14 Nov 07

I concur with Kestrel

  stylehurst 13:55 14 Nov 07

Have a look at Novatech; well thought of by members of this forum

  RichFJ 14:08 14 Nov 07


i've recently purchased from pcoption as have a few others..see seperate thread "Opinions on pcoption"

The main reason i chose them over Cougar is the choice of cases (i wanted Antec p182) as i felt there's was a bit limited. that said they have had some very good feedback as have Novatech.

Not sure you can too wrong with any of these currently, might be worth watching the pcoption thread to see if my experiance and of the others meets expectations..

cheers, happy hunting

  ronalddonald 23:20 22 Feb 08

go to dino pc. they aint worth it

  Proclaimer 23:28 22 Feb 08

just google them.

  tillybaby 07:15 23 Feb 08

Hi, I bought my computer from Cougar extreme and can thoroughly recommend them both for the build and for their excellent customer care,

These guys restored my faith in the computer industry service.

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