Comment: I just upgraded my Mac

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I just upgraded my Mac

I was recently using a circa ~2003 G4 tower with dual 800MHz processors (woohoo!!!) as a media center in my den. When it started acting up, rather than track down the problem, I hit craigslist and scored a dual core 2.3GHz G5 tower from 2005 for $90, and a 24" Gateway LCD monitor for $79. There's no "Intel" inside, it's fast as heck, it plays 780p videos flawlessly, and it is quiet as a mouse.

After getting it set up, I figured out that the G4 just had a bad stick of RAM, so now it's in the spare room as secondary media center. And it was only $120 with a super cool old school 24" Apple monitor...