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Old 07-01-2009, 09:41 AM   #11
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Default Re: Upgrading my Gaming PC...

Originally Posted by abowlofrice View Post
i think there are a few more things you should look at before you upgrade. Do you run on vista or xp? if you run on vista, upgrading the ram to 4gigs would be helpful. most people run more than just the game they're playing when they are gaming, they run other programs such as itunes, IM, ventrilo, and all sorts of crap, so picking up 4gigs of ram for 30 bucks isn't a bad choice. (you can go to deals2buy.com and find these deals daily) for the games you're playing, i think a 9800gtx would do fine (including sc2).
I agree with you on the 9800GTX! I have a 9800GTX+ on my current rig, and I get amazing results at MAX everything, and the card was only 119.99 via Newegg. As for the memory, 4GB is HIGHLY recommended for Vista, or if you get W7 RC 4GB is recommended as well.

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