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Old 11-20-2005, 03:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi...i just basically want to know if this computer will like melt down in my face or not

3.0Ghz Pentium 4 HT 630 64Bit 2MB with Heatsink and Fan
Masscool Quiet 8W501B1M3G 26.2dBA
ECS 945P-A (Intel 945P, PCIEx, Sound, LAN, SATA,DualDDR2)
2GB (512MBx4) PC4200 DDR2 533Mhz
250GB 7200RPM 8MB Cache Serial ATA150
NEC ND-3540A 16X Double Layer DVD+/-RW/CDRW w/Nero
256MB nVidia GeForce 7800 GTX PCI Express DVI/Tvout
500watt Black Neon BCC-712-4HLW Mid Tower w/2 fans Temp Display (4 5.25, 4 3.5 bays)
Wireless B/G PCI Adapter
Black Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Combo RF Optical

the processor is 64 bit...do i need to be running win64-bit for it to work or is compatible with 32-bit (thats probably a stupid question i just really dont know )
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Old 11-20-2005, 04:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I think a 3.0Ghz HT is going to need some massive cooling, which means a lot of noise...

I think I read these processors haven't even been fully tested, so they're considered unstable and may overheat easily.

You can run 32-bit version Windows on a 64-bit processor.
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