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Old 01-10-2012, 03:26 AM   #1
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Default First time build.

I'm working on converting an old HP a buddy gave me into a gameing pc worthy of Skyrim and Starcraft 2. I have a budget. Here are the current specs for this pc. 120 gb hard drive mem. 512 MB ram. Processer 260 Ghz. Vcard GeForce 4 MX 440 64MB ddr mem.

Where should i start.
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Old 01-10-2012, 05:10 AM   #2
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what motherboard?

You'd need cpu+video+memory which will set you back at around $170 all together.
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what motherboard?

You'd need cpu+video+memory which will set you back at around $170 all together.
How can I find out what the motherboards version is???
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Old 01-10-2012, 09:28 AM   #4
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open the case and look next to the CPU it will be in big bold letters and numbers..
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Old 01-13-2012, 03:51 AM   #5
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Alright I need a new mother board thats a fact ok I want to run some pretty high end games but like i said i'm on a budget what would be ur first couple choices in mother boards I would like to run a 8 core prosessor and I need to be able to run a high end FX card
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