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Old 01-09-2005, 06:21 PM   #1
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hello im new here and i was wondering if my specs are good enough to use for gaming and video editing. here it is:

# Turbo X-Infinity 420W Case (BLACK)
# AMD ATHLON64 2800+ CPU w/ Hyper Transport Technology
# Abit KV8 Pro VIA K8T800 Mboard
# 512 MB PC3200 400MHz DDR MEMORY (Major_Brand)
# Hitachi 160GB 7200RPM SATA150 8MB Cache
# NONE - 2nd Hard Drive
# NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT 128MB AGP8X w/TVO&DVI
# NONE - CD/DVD
# LG DVDRW/CDRW DRIVE (BEIGE)
# ELEMENT 17inch .27 MM SVGA MONITOR
# 3D WAVE ON-BOARD 5.1 SOUND CARD
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Old 01-09-2005, 10:09 PM   #2
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They look pretty decent for gaming i dont know exactly what video editing requires, http://www.bit-tech.net/review/352/ this could also be of some assitance.
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Old 01-10-2005, 03:04 AM   #3
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That should be good enough for gaming and editing
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Old 01-10-2005, 05:06 AM   #4
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You should add a WD 36.7G 10,000 rpm hard disk as a second drive and place your swapfile on it. Also get a good defragmentation program like Perfectdisk or Diskeeper to keep your system optimized. Video editing uses the swapfile a lot, and the faster, the better.
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Old 01-10-2005, 07:07 AM   #5
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just wanted to thank you guys for helping me out. sorry responded so late. thanks again!
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