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Old 10-06-2012, 09:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a dell tower or an hp tower. And I was thinking of updating it. I have a budget of probably $200. What should I update and what shouldn't I?
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Old 10-06-2012, 09:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Give specs?
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They have not been booted up in awhile but all I know is that they are from the early 2000's.
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Old 10-06-2012, 09:57 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Then I'm going to guess if they are that old they aren't worth updating at all.
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Then how would I be able to recommend upgrades?
We need to know the Mobo, socket size, current RAM, Processor, GPU, HDD, OS, etc.

Any PC until ~2003 is really not worth upgrading, because chances are, the technology is obsolete. I'd sell them and buy a new PC.
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I thought it was going to be a fun project.
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Nah, you're better off selling em. They're not very good
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I thought it was going to be a fun project.
If you're in to Windows 98se and old games they could be a fun project *points at sig*. Other than that, not really worth wasting the money on.
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Windows Milennium XD
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Is a fat turd of an OS like Vista and 8.
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