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Old 12-12-2009, 10:54 PM   #1
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My specs are in my sig. I would just like to know what the most worthy upgrades would be for $300. I mainly game, do some photoediting on the side. I play some pretty system intensive games, and I would love to max them out. Thanks
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Looks like the only thing you really need to upgrade is your ram. You won't spend even close to $300 for that though.
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Looks like the only thing you really need to upgrade is your ram. You won't spend even close to $300 for that though.
I'm not satisfied with the overall performance though. I doubt ram will make that big of a difference, seeing as I have decent ram to begin with.
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Old 12-13-2009, 12:44 AM   #4
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well what do you want? 300 bucks isnt much to go on when you want more power, youd probably need a better CPU
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i would simply upgrade your cpu to core 2 duo.
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Old 12-13-2009, 02:02 AM   #6
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well what do you want? 300 bucks isnt much to go on when you want more power, youd probably need a better CPU
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i would simply upgrade your cpu to core 2 duo.
Agreed. Try to get an overclock friendly motherboard and a Core 2 Duo E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz.
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Old 12-13-2009, 02:08 AM   #7
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dont them OC like mad?
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dont them OC like mad?
Yes, they do. Worshipme and ATF both reached 4.0Ghz. if I'm not mistaken. I think ATF went further and got 4.2.
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Sorry, Cabbs! As posted above, Cabbs also had 4.0Ghz!
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