Originally Posted by plums
Before i buy. I currently have a dell 5150 3g cpu(not core 2 duo) and 3g ram but gpu is s**t also (x800 i think). can i do anything with it to compete with a good gaming pc.
Simply put, No. a 3ghz non core 2 duo cpu is either a Pentium 4 or a Pentium D. They both suck. The ram is probably older so it will be slow and have bad timings, let alone it being cheap because Dell used it.