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Old 01-17-2006, 01:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys,

i have 450 dollars saved up to buy some stuff for my comp (gaming)
umm, i wont be getting a graphics card though seeings that i got one for xmas (ati radeon 9600xt 256meg) and im almost positive that im going to upgrade my ram from 256 to 2 gig so yea, what else is there that will help me out with comp running faster for gaming, etc?
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What is your current computers specs?
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Old 01-17-2006, 01:17 AM   #4 (permalink)
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umm..can u tell me how i can find out what u need to know...cause yea :S
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use a program called everest
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Old 01-17-2006, 01:28 AM   #6 (permalink)
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ok im jsut gonna type everything that looks important..

Computer Type : ACPI Multiprocesser PC

OS : Microsoft windows XP

CPU Type : Intel pentium 4, 3000 mhz (15x200)

Motherboard Name : Gigabyte GA-8S661FXM-RZ (3 pci, 1 agp, 2 ddr dimm, audio, video ...)

Motherboard Chipset : SiS 661FX

Video Adapter : Radeon 9600 series (256 meg)

and yea..if theres anything i missed just tell me


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your motherboard is socket 478, and supports up to 2GB of DDR400 memory
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Old 01-17-2006, 01:57 AM   #8 (permalink)
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ok cool cool, so thats what ill ask for at harvey norman or were ever and umm, what else is there that i can get with 450 dollars, im sorta trying to make my comp run faster for gaming, etc so yea..
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The ram will help a TON!!!
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yea itll be great

so thats all i rly need to get?
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