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Old 11-23-2009, 10:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Processor: Intel (R) Pentium (R) 4 CPU 3.00 GHz

Graphic card: Nvidia Geoforce FX 2500

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Old 11-23-2009, 11:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No i don't think so. Your main limiting factor is your video card. I've never heard of 2500, but i presume maybe you mean 5200?

Your CPU isn't all that great either, but it should be enough for that game. Your memory is good enough. You just need a new video card. I assume that you have an AGP slot? Sadly AGP cards are quite a bit more expensive than pci-express cards. Here's a decent card for you to get for that game:

Newegg.com - XFX HD-465X-ZPF2 Radeon HD 4650 1GB 128-bit DDR2 AGP 8X HDCP Ready Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
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Old 11-24-2009, 12:13 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No i don't think so. Your main limiting factor is your video card. I've never heard of 2500, but i presume maybe you mean 5200?

Your CPU isn't all that great either, but it should be enough for that game. Your memory is good enough. You just need a new video card. I assume that you have an AGP slot? Sadly AGP cards are quite a bit more expensive than pci-express cards. Here's a decent card for you to get for that game:

Newegg.com - XFX HD-465X-ZPF2 Radeon HD 4650 1GB 128-bit DDR2 AGP 8X HDCP Ready Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
HERE IS MY GRAPHIC CARD SPECs GeForce FX 5200
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Old 11-24-2009, 12:36 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Minimum graphics is a 6600. Pixel Shader version, and Texture Shader versions, must be 3.0, and I believe yours is 2.0.

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Yea thats what i thought, and just as i said before, your video card will not be able to handle that game. The minimum requirement for that game is 6600gt or X1600XT. The FX5200 is a much inferior card than those two. I also don't imagine that you want to run the game at the absolute minimum, as you will not really enjoy it that way. The video card i recommended earlier is good.
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Do you know if i can run Call of Duty 4????
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Minimum Requirements:

CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 2.4 GHz or AMD(R) Athlon(TM)
64 2800+ processor or any 1.8Ghz Dual Core Processor or better supported
RAM: 512MB RAM (768MB for Windows Vista)
Harddrive: 8GB of free hard drive space
Video card (generic): NVIDIA(R) Geforce(TM) 6600 or better or ATI(R) Radeon(R) 9800Pro or better
Sorry, you can't run that either. And again its your video card thats the culprit. I seriously doubt you could run any games that are coming out now... only old games.
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And I would not waste money on an AGP card just so you could run these games at minimum. I would save your cash for a new mb, cpu and ram.
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Your cpu isn't that great either, its a P4 after all. If you want to enjoy new games then I say its high time you get a new computer.
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