|Considering that I'd have to spend $100 for an OEM copy of Win7, no more than $400 for the computer.|
That would bring it up to $500--still a fair price for an oldish quad-core with newish discrete graphics, largish monitor, and the latish...er, latest OS.
24 yr old collection
Vinyl: 68 | CD: 730 | DVD-A: 27 | Laserdisc: 38 | DVD: 465 | HD-DVD: 61 | Blu-Ray: 140
Latest: Toy Story 1&2 (BD). Mark Knopfler-Shangri-La (CD/DVD-A combo)