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Better to Sell Computer Complete or as Parts?

Ermenher
  • 6 months ago

Would you all recommend selling this old PC Complete or as Parts?

https://pcpartpicker.com/list/2nc8rV

PCPartPicker Part List

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6500 3.2 GHz Quad-Core Processor $220.42 @ Amazon
Thermal Compound Arctic Silver 5 High-Density Polysynthetic Silver 3.5 g Thermal Paste $6.15 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-H170-GAMING 3 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard -
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $59.99 @ Newegg
Storage SanDisk SSD PLUS 240 GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $45.44 @ Amazon
Storage Seagate Barracuda 2 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $89.99 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4 GB SSC ACX 2.0+ Video Card $421.00 @ Amazon
Case Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case $59.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA G2 650 W 80+ Gold Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply $157.97 @ Amazon
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $19.98 @ Amazon
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $96.99 @ Amazon
Wireless Network Adapter Asus PCE-AC55BT PCIe x1 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi Adapter $44.98 @ Amazon
Case Fan Cooler Master SickleFlow (Red) 69.69 CFM 120 mm Fan $9.99 @ SuperBiiz (5 in Total)
Fan Controller Aerocool Touch 2100 Fan Controller $55.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $1338.83
Mail-in rebates -$10.00
Total $1328.83
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-12-01 03:17 EST-0500

Either way, what price would you recommend for the PC, or how would you recommend pricing the parts?

Comments

  • 5 months ago
  • 2 points

To me, this appears to be about a $450 build.

  • 5 months ago
  • 1 point

I agree with this.

  • 5 months ago
  • 1 point

You would be better off selling as a complete unit.

  • 5 months ago
  • 1 point

Sell it as a complete unit, take some good pictures of it and list it around $500. Intel + Nvidia builds typically do better in the used market.

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