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Old 01-23-2010, 04:27 PM   #1
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Ok. This is the computer I have: http://www.dealtime.com/xPF-Gateway-...220-Desktop-PC

I've had it for several years. Could someone tell me what I would need to upgrade to play games such as Fallout 3? From looking at http://cyri.systemrequirementslab.com/srtest/ it is telling me I need an upgrade of ram and a new video/graphics card. I have not upgraded one thing on this computer so all the info you need is in the first link. Could someone suggest a cheaper video card that would work and a cheaper ram upgrade that would work? Thanks.
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Old 01-23-2010, 07:19 PM   #2
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Upgrade to about 3-4gb of ram.

Pick up a 260 or 4870 and you should be fine as long as that has pci-e x16 which it should.

For higher demanding games you can't buy that cheap of parts and expect good performance.
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Upgrade to about 3-4gb of ram.

Pick up a 260 or 4870 and you should be fine as long as that has pci-e x16 which it should.

For higher demanding games you can't buy that cheap of parts and expect good performance.
Could you link me to those? Thanks.
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