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Old 09-30-2008, 01:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a 1000 dollar limit, what is the fastest gaming computer i can build. A little bit over limit is fine.
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got an os?
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Yeah maybe go with stalin90's because for gaming the dual'y might be better. And thanks for stealing the rest of my links i had to look for over 10 minutes... rofl.
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quad ftw!
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Yeah maybe go with stalin90's because for gaming the dual'y might be better. And thanks for stealing the rest of my links i had to look for over 10 minutes... rofl.
dude no i didnt hahha i was lookin while u were honistly lol


but the builds are more of a give or take, one has a guad and 1066 ram, other has a 4870 and a e8500 will oc like mad
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dude no i didnt hahha i was lookin while u were honistly lol
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Old 09-30-2008, 06:30 PM   #9 (permalink)
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how important really is a quad these days? and 4 GB of Ram? worth it? this is for my friend and i dont think he would like it overclocked.
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as for quad, it depends on what your doing...

4gb is pretty much the new standard on performance pc's, with it imo

if he isnt gonna oc anything id get the quad.
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