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Old 03-26-2006, 03:53 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Yeah it wont need anything super. You will need atleast 1 gb ram and an average cpu what cpu u got?
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Old 03-26-2006, 04:13 PM   #12 (permalink)
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amd athlon 64 3000+ socket 939
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Old 03-26-2006, 04:14 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Hmmm that prob will manage i doubt u will need anything better. you will just have to wait and see.
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Old 03-26-2006, 04:33 PM   #14 (permalink)
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The RAM requirements of each PC are different. It really all depends on how much software you run in background processes.

Think about a fresh install. OS, Drivers, Games, Important apps.
1GIG seems great even for BF2. Then you start installing all kinds of things. May-be some desktop enhancements, So High res. Wallpaper, media players, instant messangers, temp monitors, mouse driver apps, anti spyware, valve & other dev. downloaders and before you know it, you've got 60 to 70 processes running on your machine... lol like me.

My 2GIG is left with about 30% remaining during any newer gameplay. But, After my fresh installs, i'm at over 50% remaining.
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oh ic.. right now i only have about 38 processes running.. and usually when im gaming i like to leave msn on busy but thats about it
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Old 03-26-2006, 05:36 PM   #16 (permalink)
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depends on what you're doing - if you're going to email and surf the web only, 1GB will last till like i dunno, maybe 10 years? lol

if you're gaming i bet in a year yo will have to upgrade if you wanna play new games.
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Old 03-26-2006, 09:32 PM   #17 (permalink)
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I would say maybe a few more months in you are gaming, and a lot longer if you dont. Why not just get 2x1 GB memory ? It's not very expensive, maybe 160 buck for some nice nice ram
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ez for you to say, i live in canada...but yea i am going to save up a bit more to get it..
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you could be like me and be signed into msn, aim, runnin a spysweeper, windows media player all while playin BF2.......lol
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Old 03-27-2006, 08:32 AM   #20 (permalink)
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I do that kind o junk to just takes a while to stat and close bf2 but during gameplay i cant notice the diff
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