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Old 09-09-2007, 02:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to know your idea on specs of a low budget pc that would be mainly used for online gaming, cheerz!
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What kind of games? Budget?
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what do u mean by online games.. because your average Pentium 3 can do that with ease... unless you mean multiplayer games like CS:S or WoW or Halo
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or Maplestory or Runescape, depending on his preference
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those are included with regular online games.. but Maplestory is more my cup of tea i just thought of that Date Rape Music Video on Youtube

EDIT if you wanna see it ate Rape there it was... but the Maplestory characters are too cute.. make em less anime like!!!
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What kind of games? Budget?
a low budget PC - means wont be spending on expensive hardware such as gfx cards...
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what do u mean by online games.. because your average Pentium 3 can do that with ease... unless you mean multiplayer games like CS:S or WoW or Halo
anyone heard of Ragnarok, MU, Khan, Knights online and the sort...

c'mon guys maple story are for sweet little girls :laughing:
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^ ya... thats why i play with my gf

but like said.. u don't need more than a Pentium 4 or so to play those kind of games.... so get these:

Pentium 4 Cedar Mill w/ Stock Intel Cooler
Gigabyte p35-ds3r
Crucial Ballistix RAM
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no idea what an average P3 is but would that be a 1.0Ghz P3 w/ 128MB ram?
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well ya... but not 128mb RAM, maybe 384MB RAM
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