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Old 02-27-2005, 11:44 PM   #11 (permalink)
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so how does my current mobo compare to this one:

MSI "K8T NEO2-FIR" VIA K8T800 Pro Chipset Motherboard for AMD Socket 939 CPU

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-463&depa=0
looks good to me

i'm more of a nForce chipset, but i know VIA can hold it's own as well.
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Old 02-27-2005, 11:58 PM   #12 (permalink)
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so assuming that i switch out mobos, how does my set up look? will it be able to handel HL2 and other games in the future? How long might it last me?
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Old 02-28-2005, 02:10 PM   #13 (permalink)
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yoru computer should be fine for a while.....mine's still fine and it's lower than yours by a bit vvvv
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Old 02-28-2005, 05:28 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Your system is good. It can be about 50% better if you OC it all. If you are going to OC it, then get the Abit or DFI mobo.
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