How much is my computer worth?

  fearny 28 Oct 11
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Hey, im looking to start my own business/company or watever basically making gaming computers and then selling them on and i just want an idea how much mine is worth

Processor - Pentium Dual Core CPU E660 3.06 GHz, 3067Mhz, 2 cores. RAM - 4GB Graphics card - ATI Radeon HD 5830 Hard drive - 500GB CD ROM - S-ATA 2xx DVD writer Motherboard - P5G41T-MLX DDR3 1333 [o.c] DX10 Support Power Supply - 600 watt OS - Windows 7 (64 bit)

Thanks :)

  Jollyjohn 28 Oct 11

Buy yourself a copy of MicroMart, £2, every Thursday. Look at the deals available and consider if you could source the parts cheaply enough to beat them!

  gengiscant 28 Oct 11

Depends on age/condition whether there is any warranty left. You really need to post the make/model number of each component Rough guess.

CPU E660 = £30 - £35

Mobo = £20 - £25

HDD = £15 - £20

DVD Writer = £7

Power supply and graphics card and RAM will depend on make/model. Windows 7 if it is OEM is tied to the motherboard so can add £50.If it is retail then it will be worth a bit more.

  woodchip 28 Oct 11

gengiscant Think you are talking to a Spammer using different Nicknames

  fearny 28 Oct 11

this is my first post :s

  Terry Brown 30 Oct 11

The answer is simple, It is what other people are willing to pay.

Look at magazines (like Micomart)and local papers to find a 'market' price.

As you are not sure what about your business plan, but think there must be a pot of gold at the end for anyone selling computers, have alook at the amount of companies who have gone bust over the last few years.

Terry

  Forum Editor 30 Oct 11

woodchip

"Think you are talking to a Spammer using different Nicknames"

That's not the case.

  woodchip 31 Oct 11

FE

Thanks but it looked like it was, as a lot of similar threads was created at the same time

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