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Old 02-28-2006, 08:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
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gents i need your advice I am about to buy the following laptop:

Intel Core Duo T2400 (1.83 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 667 MHz FSB), 2GB DDR2 667MHz SDRAM, (5,400 rpm) 100GB SATA Hard Drive, 256MB NVIDIA® GeForce™ 7800 Go, PCI-Express x16

however I can upgrade the CPU to 2.16GHz for about 600$ which is quite a bit of money.

my question is: IS IT WORTH IT?? I will use my laptop for flight simulation - so my real question is if frames per second performance will be significantly affected by the CPU difference.

thank you all!!

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most likely not.

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most likely not.
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