Dude, I got a DELL - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

Lounge For casual talk about things unrelated to General Motors. In other words, off-topic stuff. And anything else that does not fit Section Description.

Dude, I got a DELL

Reply

 
 
 
Old 12-24-2003, 03:59 AM
  #1  
Senior Member
Certified GM nut
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 1,712
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
TaylorD is on a distinguished road
Default Dude, I got a DELL

That'* right, bye bye antique HP 533mhz. Hello new dell. Finally have a comuputer that dosen't crash anymore and is pretty darn fast. This was a little Xmas gift to my self. Now I can surf way faster.

Here'* the specs
Dell Dimension 4600
Pentium 4 2.6 GHz w/ hyper threading
256 MB DDR SDRAM at 400MHz
80 GB 7200 RPM
128MB DDR NVidia GEForce FX (video card)
DVD+R/RW CD-RW combo drive

Using my old monitor

See everyone around, I can be more active now too.
It'* all about multitasking!
TaylorD is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 04:11 AM
  #2  
Senior Member
Certified Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Robbinsdale, MN
Posts: 15,408
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
MOS95B is on a distinguished road
Default

I have a Dell, and the FlyBoy has 2 I think. Mine has given me no problems whatsoever. Seem like good machines.

I did run into a situation you may want to be aware of. When trying to go more than 512 MB RAM, it wants Dell branded RAM. Kinda pricey. But so far the 512 has been more than enough.
MOS95B is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 05:33 AM
  #3  
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
GAMEOVER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Racine Wi
Posts: 5,146
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
GAMEOVER is on a distinguished road
Default

i just got a dell to and everything is the same but i have more ram i run rr i love it merry x-mas to me i m happy for you good luck
GAMEOVER is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 06:07 AM
  #4  
Senior Member
Certified GM nut
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Charlotte, NC ________ SEBF 07 survivor
Posts: 2,128
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
aviator327 is on a distinguished road
Default

Good buy. You will like it.
Dell Dim 8200 2.4
Dell Dim 4550 2.66
Sony 21" MultiScan G500 monitor.
aviator327 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 10:41 AM
  #5  
Senior Member
Posts like a Corvette
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Elizabethtown Pennsylvania
Posts: 1,205
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
h1081dan is on a distinguished road
Default

Sounds cool. I never buy pre-made computers, usually if I want a computer I build it. My next computer is due to be built with my income tax return.
h1081dan is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 01:29 PM
  #6  
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Holt, MI & Lima, OH
Posts: 3,022
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
dbtk2 is on a distinguished road
Default

Sounds like a very nice computer. I'm sure your very glad to get rid of that old HP.

I never buy pre-made computers, usually if I want a computer I build it.
Thats how I am, but I have been looking at the Dells lately, and from what I have seen, you really can't build them as cheap as you can buy them prebuilt from Dell, so I'm not so sure I would build my own next time I need to buy one. Of course I will probably just keep upgrading mine instead of buying a new one. But if I ever do buy a new computer, it will be a Dell.

Shawn
dbtk2 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 02:15 PM
  #7  
Senior Member
Certified Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Robbinsdale, MN
Posts: 15,408
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
MOS95B is on a distinguished road
Default

Mine is a combo. The only things left on it that are really Dell are the Motherboard, case and keyboard...
MOS95B is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2003, 02:58 PM
  #8  
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Posts: 7,551
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
SSsuperchargedEi is on a distinguished road
Default

<<<<<--------------- likes his Vaio PCV-RZ44G
SSsuperchargedEi is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
lash
Lounge
34
12-21-2006 04:09 PM
Twister97
Lounge
7
03-24-2005 08:39 PM
97NAbonneville1
Lounge
24
08-05-2004 10:51 AM
97NAbonneville1
Lounge
9
02-27-2004 12:17 PM
L27Buick
Lounge
16
02-25-2004 08:05 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Dude, I got a DELL


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.