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Whats the most money you wasted on tech stuff?

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Hi Guys, Hows it going?, Another simple thread , What's the most expensive hardware that you've bought or that you have on your system right now?

 

 Post your comments down beloe & Share your thoughts & keep the trolling to a minimum (but you're welcomed to anyways) Post away

 

EDIT : Be specific & Post the price that you bought it as well , along with your post.

 

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My 770 from gigabyte 270 euros, i think


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Reference XFX 290X - $550 or wtv the starting prices were when these things released. 

I've actually bought $700+ RAM sets (ECC 64GB DDR3), but that was for work.


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Gigabyte GTX 770 2GB Windforce, $399


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Gtx titan $1019

 

Most expensive thing I still own:  LCD-2's, $795.


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what I have bought....if it counts my parents have bought me a laptop at a price of 900€ in that time, and I've bought a 130€ 840 evo too (notebook kit)

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single piece i guess would be my gpu aswell i guess :/


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Umm, all in my Synology NAS unit cost £650~

 

Other than that it'd be my twin frzor III 570 @ £399-ish iirc.

 

Hoping to buy an 880ti or wait till next year


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Hi Guys, Hows it going?, Another simple thread , What's the most expensive hardware that you've bought or that you have on your system right now?

 

 Post your comments down beloe & Share your thoughts & keep the trolling to a minimum (but you're welcomed to anyways) Post away

 

EDIT : Be specific & Post the price that you bought it as well , along with your post.

 

readme before post

 

 

Pm me if there's a similar thread or if you dislike the thread in some way,  enjoy peeps..

 

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XFX R9 280x DD Black OC Edition for $329.99 from pc case gear $70 off :lol:


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Best purchase this year, bcuz forza

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Gigabyte R9 290 for $449 ($80 off) awesome price imo, very happy


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My MacBook Pro for school, costed about the same as my gaming rig... Around 2300-2400 SGD

 

Most expensive part in my rig is my R9 290, 599 SGD


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