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Old 12-03-2006, 08:59 PM   #1
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Question Cheap Fast Processor to replace AMD-K6-2

I want to buy a new processor for my computer. It dosint need to be crazy fast, but average speed so my computer can run smoother and faster.

I have an "old school" computer. Its a IBM Aptiva, 249MB SDRAM,a AMD-K6-2 550mhz. Thats all I know right now. I want to know what processor is compatible with my computer. If you need any more infomation about my computer....please tell what you need and how I can fidn it.
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:15 PM   #2
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my advice to you, replace the whole computer. Its not worth to upgrade only the cpu.
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:22 PM   #3
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Ok so then what computer should i buy...i dont want a super mega gaming package thing. Somthign avergare that is reliable and upgradable.
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Seems like any computer built this year would do. There are some nice ones for a few hundred dollars at Dell. Even a basic Athlon 64 or a Core Duo CPU powered PC would do you nicely.
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:26 PM   #5
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thanks for the help
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Default Re: Cheap Fast Processor to replace AMD-K6-2

ya Best Buy had an E6300 gateway for like $600 or $700...

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1157068455618
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