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Old 06-03-2007, 11:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I used a program called HWiNFO32 to get the system specs:

Processor: AMD Athlon XP 1800+
Memory: (unknown) 512mb PC2700 DDR-SDRAM
Motherboard: ECS K7VMM+
Video Card: GeCube Radeon X700

I have about $100-$150 for parts to increase gaming performance (hopefully be able to play Neverwinter Nights 2). I dont know much about what parts would make the biggest difference. Anyway, suggestions and ideas are welcome.
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Old 06-03-2007, 11:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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for an older game like that you should be able to play it decently with getting another 512 stick... but honestly, your system is very dated. I would suggest saving your money and building a new system...
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Agreed with Nukem. That system is very old, and you shouldn't put anymore money into it. Just save the money.
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OK! Thanks a lot for the advice. Can you guys point me to any sites that provide budget/quality (and updated) PC builds? I'm still looking through these forums.
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you should go for a personalized pc build with tech forums's guildance, unless your looking for preassembled
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