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Old 01-19-2007, 04:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Well im using a notebook with 1.25 gb of RAM, 2.26 ghz cpu, and a geforce go 6600. Im running oblivion on medium settings decently. im not satisfied though. Would it be worth it spending 100 bucks to upgrade to 2 gigs of ram? how much improveent would i see
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hardly any.. you need more video power
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yeah thats what i figured...if only you could upgrade notebook video cards
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nah its not worth it, i recommend getting a new video card, oh Fudge u have a notebook........... but on the bright side u can run vista premium when it comes out
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**** vista premium. vista sucks lol
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Old 01-19-2007, 02:26 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Being able to run Oblivion on medium takes a pretty decent system already... don't sweat.
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hahah i just traded almost the same system in your sig for this notebook. its funny though i dont think oblivion is too impressive counter strike cource has much better graphics in my opinion
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why on earth would you trade that up for a notbook???
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...so i could lay in my bed....duh lol

and i needed the extra 100 he added
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its funny though i dont think oblivion is too impressive counter strike cource has much better graphics in my opinion
Either you need glasses, or you're running Oblivion on a GeForce MX.
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