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Old 06-01-2006, 06:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi i was wondering what i net few upgrades should be for my computer for playing games.
Amd 3700+ 2.2 ghz
geforce 6800 GS pci-e
1 gig ram
250 gig hard drive 7200 rpm and 18 m cache
any help would be great thx

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Old 06-01-2006, 06:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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A dual core X2 would be the only great improvement for now, but I would reccommend waiting for the next gen of CPUs and GPUs until you upgrade. You have enough to play any current game comfortably so just hold out until the next wave of Conroe and whatever AMD comes out with and the D3D10 GPUs.

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Old 06-01-2006, 10:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Uprade your graphics card and OC your CPU (get a new HS/Fan fo it and better memory).
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Old 06-01-2006, 11:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i really don't think there is much to upgrade it should be fine. perhaps overclock the cpu and get a 7900gt but the 6800gs is quite adequate still.
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