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Old 07-01-2010, 10:38 PM   #21
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Should i even get a dual core? It doesnt even seem that it is THAT much f a difference!!!
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Old 07-01-2010, 10:45 PM   #22
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a processor has barely any effect on performance in games, dont put any more money into that old of a computer than is needed.
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Old 07-01-2010, 11:30 PM   #23
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Whats your mother board

make sure you mother/prossecer does not bottle neck your gpu
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Old 07-01-2010, 11:38 PM   #24
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Field Value
Motherboard Properties
Motherboard ID <DMI>
Motherboard Name Compaq Evo D510 CMT

Front Side Bus Properties
Bus Type Intel NetBurst
Bus Width 64-bit
Real Clock 133 MHz (QDR)
Effective Clock 533 MHz
Bandwidth 4267 MB/s

Memory Bus Properties
Bus Type DDR SDRAM
Bus Width 64-bit
Real Clock 133 MHz (DDR)
Effective Clock 267 MHz
Bandwidth 2133 MB/s

Chipset Bus Properties
Bus Type Intel Hub Interface
Bus Width 8-bit
Real Clock 67 MHz (QDR)
Effective Clock 267 MHz
Bandwidth 267 MB/s

lol sorry copied from everest XD
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Old 07-01-2010, 11:46 PM   #25
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it doesnt look like your motherboard supports HT processors.
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Old 07-01-2010, 11:48 PM   #26
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aww that sucks do hyper threaded processors run ALOT better than non hyper threaded?
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Old 07-01-2010, 11:58 PM   #27
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a hyper threaded single core processor would run as if it had 1.5 cores generally
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Old 07-02-2010, 12:29 AM   #28
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Will this play WoW???


2 GB DDR pc3200 RAM
250 GB HDD
CPU>>>http://cgi.ebay.com/PENTIUM-4-3-2GHZ...item335cc07b85 (will this fit???)

Video card>>> are there any good ones for $65 or less out there? AGP
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Old 07-02-2010, 03:56 PM   #29
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Don't upgrade the processor, it's pointless. Go onto newegg.com and find a graphics card in your price range
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Old 07-02-2010, 04:01 PM   #30
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Hey shozzking, Is it smarter to just get a really good video card for this machine i have now OR

get this and upgrade the ram and get a a decent video card?>>>
http://cgi.ebay.com/Gateway-E4300-P4...item1e5ccc1d5c
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