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Old 02-21-2007, 03:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i was wondering if i upgrade my cpu from an AMD 2.4GHz 3800+ to an AMD Opteron 180 Denmark 2.4GHz Socket 939 Dual Core Processor will that be enough to support a 8800gts? The big question I have is...Do i need to upgrade my motherboard (current specs listed below). Thanks.

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2gb ram ddr 400
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Old 02-21-2007, 03:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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it might be holding it back a little bit but It still should be able to give you nice gaming for a while. Just look to upgrade to something better relatively soon. Also as long as your Mobo can support PCI-E then no you shouldn't need to upgrade.
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