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Old 08-09-2005, 04:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is this a good deal on this desktop?

http://www.walmart.com/catalog/produ...3A3951%3A41937

It seems good since I can just go to my loclal walmart and buy it. But, I've heard bad things about celerons. All I'm trying to do is play World of Warcraft. Would it run fine?
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Old 08-09-2005, 04:12 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Nope...
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Old 08-09-2005, 04:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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intergrated graphics and WOW will not go well together.

You can build a semi decent rig your self for that amount, with recycling some of your old stuff.
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Nope, it's not.

That will run WoW about as well as my Mac will run Windows.
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A self-build will contribute to money saving, and a little extra kick in the pants as far as that PC's performance goes. Your video would be hurtin bad for World of Warcraft.

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nope dont do it
go self build for cheaper and better
PM me is u want me to show u.
http://www.cyberpowersystem.com/cust...64pcie.asp?v=d
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