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Old 05-09-2007, 12:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok, Here It Is:

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/List...px?id=98086963

Im starting to regret that I bought it....

Fist of all it only has ddr Ram and a agp slot. I probably wont be upgrading anything (except for 2gb ram) and a graphics card maybe.

Rating out of 10 for value 700 NZD is about 350 USD.


Bottom Line, Will It Play Battlefield 2??? (The Main Reason I Bought It)
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It's not that bad.. decent buy for the price.. but whether it was a good idea buying an older motherboard with AGP support is a different story.. =\
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From the readme, it says it supports ATI Radeon 9550 (RV350LX). So yes, it will play it, the real question is will you want to play it depending on it's performance..
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What Do You Mean "Depending On Its Performance"? Will It Barely Play?, Would it Help Getting Two Gigs Of Ram And A Different Video Card?

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I think your RAM is fine if your running it with windows XP but your video card could always do with a upgrade but your on AGP so its not going to be as easy as it would be with PCI
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^^not to mention probably more expensive^^
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How Much Will A New Video Card Cost Me. I Don't Want A Top Of The Line One, Just Something That Will Play Battlefield 2 Easy.
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You'll have to slap on a new video card if you want to even play BF2 at medium settings 8x6
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