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Looking at selling my monitor and pc

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What kind of price am i looking at? Should i sell monitor and pc separately? How easy is it to wipe everything from the pc? Computer : ACER Aspire M3640 Base unit, Quad core 2.4ghz, 3gig ram… Read More
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8y, 2m agoPosted 8 years, 2 months ago
What kind of price am i looking at?

Should i sell monitor and pc separately?

How easy is it to wipe everything from the pc?

Computer : ACER Aspire M3640 Base unit, Quad core 2.4ghz, 3gig ram, 640gb, 512 meg graphics http://www.hotukdeals.com/item/261478/acer-aspire-m3640-base-unit-quad-co/showthread.php?t=261478&page=2
Intel Quad Core .
Q6600 Processor
2.4 GHz
1066 MHz processor bus
8 MB Cache size
3072 MB memory (RAM)
640 GB Storage
512 MB 8600GS
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
10/100 wired networking built-in
14-in-1 media card slots
6 pin firewire port.
8 USB 2.0 slots
VGA Port .
PCIe x16 = 1 PCIe x1 = 1 PCI card slots .

Monitor - Dell 23" S2309W Black Widescreen Flat Pannel LCD Monitor
http://www.yoyotech.co.uk/dell-s2309w-black-widescreen-flat-pannel-monitor-p-760201.html?osCsid=6223fd6bb8



Bought mid December, has 3 year replacement service and in used/mint condition.

Any tips on selling it appreciated.
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8y, 2m agoPosted 8 years, 2 months ago
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Computer : ACER Aspire M3640 Base unit, Quad core 2.4ghz, 3gig ram, 640gb, 512 meg graphics http://www.hotukdeals.com/item/261478/acer-aspire-m3640-base-unit-quad-co/showthread.php?t=261478&page=2

Monitor - Dell 23" S2309W Black Widescreen Flat Pannel LCD Monitor
http://www.yoyotech.co.uk/dell-s2309w-black-widescreen-flat-pannel-monitor-p-760201.html?osCsid=6223fd6bb8
#2
>How easy is it to wipe everything from the pc?

Use DBAN

http://www.dban.org/
banned#3
If you wipe everything from the PC have you got the recover disks? else you're selling it without an OS which would put off a lot of potential buyers
#4
Comes with the recovery disk.
#5
£200ish for the PC?, need a quote so i can whap it up on the for sale section.
banned#6
jaybizzle
£200ish for the PC?, need a quote so i can whap it up on the for sale section.


Erm no.
I'd give you more than £200 for it. but I wouldn't want the monitor as I have one already haha.. feel free to put it up :)
banned#7
I'll give you £200 for it
#8
You might be able to get more than £200 for it. Having a quick look at eBuyer, most of their Intel Quad Core machines seem to start at about £400, though better processors to be fair. I'd say at least £250. If someone offered me that at £200 I'd buy straight away as it'd be a bargain.

Format your drives, wipe data completely. Use the recovery CD to do a clean install of Vista. If it comes with any bloatware such as Mcafee then use PC Decrapifier to remove it and sell a ready-to-use system.

Sell them separately, but you might want to consider offering a slight discount if monitor and PC are bought together, just cross-link both listings.
#9
Am I right in thinking there is a new rule which says you can't list it for sale in FS/T for a full 7 days after this Misc thread is expired or something? Someone else mentioned that, but not sure if it's true...
#10
Put it up for sale, not a def on price , but im willing to listen to offer's!
#11
Liddle ol' me
Am I right in thinking there is a new rule which says you can't list it for sale in FS/T for a full 7 days after this Misc thread is expired or something? Someone else mentioned that, but not sure if it's true...


yeah id like some clarification on this...lets call them...
banned#12
Thread under review - open soon.
banned#13
If you intend to list this item within the FS/FT forum then you will have to wait until a period of 7 days have elapsed from the closure of this thread.

Whilst this may not be explicitly mentioned as a standalone rule, consideration will be given to doing so in the future.

Anyone wishing to list items for sale in the forum, but unsure of a guide price, should try other sources for this information. Past sales on hukd or various online auction sites would be a good starting point.

No offers to trade should be made in the Misc Forum.
#14
aScottishBloke
If you intend to list this item within the FS/FT forum then you will have to wait until a period of 7 days have elapsed from the closure of this thread.

Whilst this may not be explicitly mentioned as a standalone rule, consideration will be given to doing so in the future.

Anyone wishing to list items for sale in the forum, but unsure of a guide price, should try other sources for this information. Past sales on hukd or various online auction sites would be a good starting point.

No offers to trade should be made in the Misc Forum.


Ive looked online and found a price i deem reasonable.
#15
jaybizzle
Ive looked online and found a price i deem reasonable.


You should have this thread locked then, as it's just been confirmed that you can't list it for sale until 7 days after this thread has been locked. Press the report button :thumbsup:
banned#16
Liddle ol' me
You should have this thread locked then, as it's just been confirmed that you can't list it for sale until 7 days after this thread has been locked. Press the report button :thumbsup:


Nice new rule always annoyed me people using misc for self promotion :whistling:
#17
lumoruk
Nice new rule always annoyed me people using misc for self promotion :whistling:


Yep, me too, and a lot of us complained about it in feedback. The rule is a great way of striking a balance imo. I wonder who thought of it, cause I didn't see it suggested on the feedback thread. :)

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