cpu? - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-24-2006, 11:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
Super Techie
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 258
Send a message via AIM to KNiGHTMaRe89
Default cpu?

i am currently in the process of building a new pc. i will be using it for gaming and also for doing work. basically games like doom3, bf2 and all the latest games coming out. as for the work side: word, excel, pp etc. anyway here is what i am looking at as for the cpu and vid card...

cpu: AMD Opteron 146 - 148 or AMD Athlon 64 3200 - 3700

what do you guys reccomend? i don't know how to overclock but i might have my friend do it for me.

vid card: eVGA 6800gs or the 7800gt

also, my friend was telling me that direct x v.10 is coming out in the near future and that the 7800gt will not be able to support these newer games...how true is this?

thanks for the help guys...
KNiGHTMaRe89 is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.