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Old 09-13-2008, 07:18 PM   #1
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i found a packard bell platinum 40 in my basement today and here are the specs on the sticker. can this or anything off of this be used ?
-133mhz intel pentium processor
-1.6 gb hdd
-8x speed
-16mb edo ram
-256 kb pipelined burst cache
-3d graphics/video accelerator (64-bit,2 mb edo video ram)
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Old 09-13-2008, 07:50 PM   #2
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You can send it to a technological museum or maybe an antique store.

edit: Is it technological museum or technology museum?
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Old 09-13-2008, 07:59 PM   #3
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lol ^^
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Old 09-13-2008, 08:04 PM   #4
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You can use the processor as a mini cutting plate...

Or hang it over a clock and say you overclocked it...
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lol i think ill throw it outside and let the rain hit it for as few days untill the garbage truck runs
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I bet the case looks cool
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IRC Bot...? Maybe?
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Old 09-13-2008, 09:33 PM   #8
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use it as a gaming computer. you should be able to max out pacman and run frogger on medium settings.
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Old 09-14-2008, 12:57 AM   #9
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use it as a gaming computer. you should be able to max out pacman and run frogger on medium settings.
Haha. Thats a good idea!
Thats funny as hell too.
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Dude, if you OC you may be able to get those high settings on frogger =p

But seriously, OC it. See how far you can get.
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