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Updated: July 10, 2003

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ZDNet Shopper
Don't miss the Deal of the Day or Price Drops in the right side border! Shop by selecting a product category. You can also sign up to receive email newsletters on a variety of topics.

CNET Shopper
Equipment is arranged by type. Once you have selected a category, you can get a list of products with merchants who can provide it to you. Each merchant's price, shipping, and stock status are usually included.

PC Desktop PCs Reviews
Lists of the top computers, printers, monitors and other computer equipment are included under Top-Rated Products. Use Product Finder to locate specific items.

Dave's Guide to Buying a Home Computer
Dave Krauss of Michigan State University has created a great site with simple guides that include Buying a Home PC, Buying a Notebook, Buying a Used PC, and more!

Comparison of computer hardware prices throughout the internet. When you're ready to buy don't forget to add in shipping costs when buying from multiple sellers.

Tom's Hardware
The largest hardware guide on the internet. Reviews on motherboards, CPUs, memory, graphics cards, peripherals, etc. Remember reviews are subjective and testing methods differ so it's best to compare with reviews from different sites like Anandtech, Aces Hardware, and Storage Review.

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