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Old 01-11-2008, 10:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys ,
Well my dad is flying to the US and said i can order something from newegg.
I would like to know with 60-80 bucks , what would be a good upgrade...
I was thinking RAM but i wanna hear some thoughts. My full build: arom.daniel - *Trinity

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Old 01-11-2008, 10:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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In that price range, I would say a new CPU cooler. I can't think of the top one off hand, though...
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Well im at 38c idle and 51c load In Israel and i'm not gonna OC more
I was thinking getting another set of RAM for a total of 4GB and switching over to 64-bit OS.
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Oh. With those temps, I don't blame you.

You could grab another HD for some additional storage.
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Hm sounds good.. I'll look into it.
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You could always get a Lachesis. they have the red one out now.
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