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Old 02-06-2007, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I think that my build (shown below) will be decent for a couple more years, but there are a couple of things I was thinking of doing to make it a little better for when the new long waited games come out. I dont have the money right now for a new build since I just built mine a year ago.

1. Upgrading the GPU to a Nvidia 8800
2. Getting a second set of memory modules to max out at 4GB
3. Upgrading to windows vista

Should I do these upgrades or wait?
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Old 02-06-2007, 03:14 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Go with 1.


2 and 3 are bad ideas.
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well, what do you do that would need 4 gigs?? do you graphic design or anything like that by any chance.. cuz if not... then don't get 4 gigs

and upgrading to an 8800 is always a nice thing... but since you've already got something great, do yourself a favor and wait for the 8900's or r600
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If I Upgrade to vista, being that it is such a memory hog wouldnt 4 gigs be benificial?
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If I Upgrade to vista, being that it is such a memory hog wouldnt 4 gigs be benificial?
That would be nice but Vista isnt too hot I must say so myself if your a gamer.
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wait til christmas for vista and the memory then more 2x2gb packages will be out
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