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Old 10-07-2011, 11:41 AM   #1
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Default need ideas upgrading old comp

looking to add some new stuff to my old computer looking to replace everything but motherboard and cpu as of right now.

Motherboad - intel d946gzis
Cpu - intel dual core 3ghz not sure of specifics
Power supply 450W want atleast 550-600
Graphics card - nividia geforce gt 220 1gb
Ram - 2gbs 667mhz
operating system - vista home 32bit

any ideas on components that would work good for me to get the most out of this current set up till i invest in somthing alot better, it is mainly used for gaming mmo rpgs

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Old 10-07-2011, 01:03 PM   #2
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Default Re: need ideas upgrading old comp

just maybe another 2gb more of ram so you have 4gb in total, not really much more you can do, otherwise its going to cost a lot more money

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Old 10-07-2011, 04:55 PM   #3
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Default Re: need ideas upgrading old comp

I wouldn't recommend upping the RAM without upgrading the OS to a 64 bit copy of Windows. Sure, there's no harm in running 4GB now, but keep in mind that the 1GB graphics card will eat some of the 3.2 GB allocation that 32 bit Windows Vista allows for total RAM, so you may actually get to use even less of the new 4GB.
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