Cost of Computer Ownership Comparisons
( On the average a person buys a new computer
every 3 years to keep the system up to date. )

Year of Build / Upgrade
Local Builder
National Builder
Year 1
$1000
$1000
Year 4
$300
$1000
Year 7
$300
$1000
Year 10
$300
$1000
 
 
 
Total Year 4 - 10
$900
$3000

Why the cost difference? All that was needed was a motherboard,
RAM memory, and CPU upgrade!!