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post #201 of 280
intel p4 => AMD phenom II x3 720

HD 4870 to => 2xHD 6850

and
crt monitor => eyefinity 3xsamsung p2250


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Edited by leecH01 - 5/22/11 at 2:38pm
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post #202 of 280
E3200 > i7 970
Full Steam Ahead!
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post #203 of 280
My biggest upgrade was in January, I upgraded from a Pentium 4 3.2ghz with a Radeon x1300 and 512mb of Ram, to my sig rig. So happy i did!
post #204 of 280
My greatest upgrade is what I have now, (Sig rig) coming from a dual-core Athlon (5800+ 2.8GHz) with just 3GB 666Mhz RAM. Obviously a noticeable difference. wink.gif-- I had a Phenom II 940 AM2+ build, but sold that off almost a year ago now. --

SSD helps a lot too, I don't see getting much faster regarless of what's coming, tbh, it's plenty fast for me. It's nice to have just about everything load up instantly. cool.gif
post #205 of 280
Onboard graphics to a 4890. At 1280 x 1024 biggrin.gif
    
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post #206 of 280
nvidia 6800 1gb agp -> 8800gtx sli
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post #207 of 280
my entire rig tbh. I went from the following;

P4 2.8Ghz
256MB DDR RAM
FX 5200

then in 2008 I went to this;

E8400
2x2GB DDR2-1000
4870 512MB

I was extremely happy but after a year I began having issues with newer games like BC2(which I played alot). also had small problems like freezing and GPU overheating. I replated the 4870 with a GTX 460 1GB which solved the GPU problem but still had to deal with the freezing and over all poor system performance for basic tasks. I then upgraded to the sig rig once Sandy Bridge was out. only thing that changed was my motherboard, I returned it and got a Gigabyte P67A-UD4-B3.
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post #208 of 280
This SSD.
I wait for nothing at all on this laptop. Nothing at all. Nothing at all. NOTHING AT ALL.
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Sapphire 6870|1GhzCore 1.27GhzMem 2x2GB Geil 800 + 2x2GB Micron 800 2x Hitachi 500 GB RAID1 + 870 GB JBOD Optiarc DVD-RAM 
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post #209 of 280
total would be my sig rig from a dell pent4. Single purchase would be this MSi Lightning
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post #210 of 280
my rig over a gateway athlon pc.
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