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Old 05-30-2007, 12:00 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by shan1784 View Post
Good to know... So for gaming would I see a huge difference or is this only when OC'ing the video card?
I'm talking about overclocking the CPU, not the video card.

And yeah you would see a significant difference....but if you overclock the AMD to 3.0ghz it's not too shabby either....and overclock the GPU as well

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Ok, I'm going to add the suggested MB and processor to my wish list for a possible upgrade. I haven't even got it built yet and already looking at an upgrade... It wouldn't be anytime soon of course... Besides, it beats the **** out of what I have now for gaming... An old Compaq n800c laptop, P4 2.0ghz w/512MB ram and an ATI mobility Raedon 7500 series vid card... At least I won't be playing games a low settings anymore...

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