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Old 03-08-2006, 08:20 PM   #1
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Okay I got a Dell Dimension 2350 with

Intel Pentium 4 Processor at 1.80GHz
512MB DDR SDRAM at 266MHz
Integrated Intel 3D AGP Graphics Card
60GB Ultra ATA 100 Hard Drive 7200RPM
Microsoft Windows XP Profesional
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If you need to know anymore just tell me and ill try and get it.
If I need to upgrade I dont really want to pay more than like $200.

Ty for the help in advance.

Also how can I get my CPU Usage to get lowered

It usually runs at 100% CPU usage
with 400-500 PU usage.
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Old 03-08-2006, 08:22 PM   #2
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i think it will work fine. but how the fuck do you get and INTEGRATED card in an AGP slot. LOL
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i hate to tell u this but that comp is very outdated and with intergrated graphics you'll be lucky to play anything with decent frame rates, i wouldnt upgrade anything on that comp i think ude be better off just saving up for a new one
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It will play it but on the lowest settings probably with a lot of graphical lag
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Old 03-08-2006, 08:35 PM   #5
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It said Integrated Intel 3D AGP Graphics. On the packing slip.
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yeah man, processor and ram are ok, but definitely get a new gpu. $200? i would go for a 6600gt or if you can dish out an extra $50, the 6800gs would be awesome and last you a long time
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You definitely need a dedicated graphics card. That integrated crap is just not going to cut it.
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Old 03-08-2006, 09:16 PM   #8
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So what would I need exactly? Could my comp play WoW craft with a little lag. Or are you guys suggesting this stuff so I dont get any Lag at all?
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sure it could play it, but with a lag, yes, definitely. but as you said you had $200 to upgrade, and you're only playing world of warcraft, get a new GPU
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Its goig to work fine.
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