Re: AMD Anthlon 64 3500
Yes, the 3500+ is a great CPU right now. You may feel that the 3000+ or 3200+ offers better value though, depending on whether you need the extra power provided by the 3500+ or not.
Yes, you can upgrade it, to an FX or X2 in fact, so you definitely have no issues there.
Windows XP Pro 17" LCD Monitor (1280 x 1024)
nForce3 250 Chipset Athlon 64 2800+ w/ C'n'Q
1 x 512MB DDR400 CL3 SDRAM 40GB IDE 7,200rpm HDD (8MB Cache)
nVidia GeForce MX420 64MB PCI On-Board Audio