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Old 01-15-2006, 03:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay.. my next paycheck i was wondering what to buy...

1 GB Ram (something i can use now in this god forsaken compaq, which would give me 2 gigs)

Giga Ram??
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820221004

or G.Skill?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820221004

both are roughly 80 dollars before shipping and tax...

OR!

Should i buy the
Western Digital 10,000 RPM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144200

about 104 dollars

so i could learn how to put this in my case ahead of time....
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See if you can replace the motherboard, with like an MSI K8N Neo4-F unless your compaq is a MATX, then go with something smaller and overclock your CPU. Then next paycheck get some new ram.
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i'm pretty sure the mobo is micro atx but i'll have to double check on that... my model number is SR1650NX... best of compaq.... which still isnt that good
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oh wow.. hey thanks trotter.. i just may consider buying a new mobo to overclock my processor.... or shoving in my abit kn8sli
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