Green with Envy

Scott Hanselman has us all green with envy at his  soon-to-be built $1900 PC. And that includes getting permission from his wife.

Here’s the list:

  • Antec P182 Gun Metal Black 0.8mm cold rolled steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case – Retail
    Item #: N82E16811129025 $154.99
  • MSI P6N SLI Platinum LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard – Retail
    Item #: N82E16813130081 $144.99
  • 2 x MSI NX8600GTS-T2D256E-OC GeForce 8600GTS 256MB GDDR3 PCI Express x16 Over Clock Edition HDCP Video Card – Retail
    Item #: N82E16814127284 $337.98
  • Western Digital Raptor WD1500ADFD 150GB 10,000 RPM Serial ATA150 Hard Drive – OEM
    Item #: N82E16822136012 $199.99
  • Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3500630AS 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive – OEM
    Item #: N82E16822148136 $119.99
  • Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz LGA 775 Processor Model BX80562Q6600 – Retail
    Item #: N82E16819115017 $531.90
  • Scythe SCMN-1100 100mm Sleeve CPU Cooler – Retail
    Item #: N82E16835185037 $32.99
  • CORSAIR CMPSU-520HX ATX12V v2.2 and EPS12V 2.91 520W Power Supply – Retail
    Item #: N82E16817139001 $129.99
  • 2 x Kingston ValueRAM 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model KVR800D2N5K2/2G – OEM
    Item #: N82E16820134117 $216.98
  • LITE-ON 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with 12X DVD-RAM write and LightScribe Technology Black E-IDE/ATAPI Model LH-20A1H-185 – OEM
    Item #: N82E16827106055 $33.99
  • Subtotal: $1,903.79
  • I’m keeping this list handy for the next time I have £800 in spare change.

    The above list put my PC to shame. Its only a year and a half old. What A Pity.