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Old 01-20-2008, 07:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is the following a decent computer? As in, one that'll be sufficient for both modern and a few years to come's worth of games?

Intel Core 2 Duo E6420 Processor, 1GB (two 512 DDR2-800 RAM cards) RAM, 320 GB hard drive. 1 PCI Express and 2 PCI expansion slots, 256 MB NVIDIA GeForce 8600GT (PCI Xpress) video card, G965M-F Motherboard

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Old 01-20-2008, 08:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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uhh... the CPU is enough i guess but the videocard you could do better i guess

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I'd throw in 2GB of ram. Newegg sells two 1GB sticks for about $33 after rebate: - A-DATA 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail

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