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Old 10-01-2013, 04:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Need some advice :)

Hello everyone

I normally have a friend to help me with my computer but unfortunatley hes far away and is beyond reach for a few months so i hope theres a friendly soul that might be able to aid me a little.

The thing is that i have gotten a P55-GD65 Motherboard MSI Global ? Motherboard - P55-GD65

With an

Intel Core i5 Quad Processor i 5-760 Quad Core, 2.80Ghz Socket 1156, 8 MB. 95
(as written on the box)

For free, from a good friend of mine,
and i would like to know what parts of what i currently have i can use for it, im pretty sure i need some ddr3 ram, but other then that, i dont have a clue what i am doing.

What i currently have:

Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.120503-2030)
BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz (4 CPUs), ~2.4GHz
Memory: 8192MB RAM
Available OS Memory: 8190MB RAM
Card name: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti
Power supply: Corsair TX750

I dont know what parts that are relevant and what arent, hope i have written the right ones.

Hope you can help with some advice.



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Old 10-01-2013, 09:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Need some advice :)

Nice setup to be given for free.

You'll need some RAM, and that's about it besides maybe an OS.
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