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How come every joke now is "trolling"? Internet society.... Take a good look at my sys.
Dude, nobody cares. You don't need to troll on somebody's system. Considering that some people don't have enough CASH to get a Quad-core system. Just consider that. My system here, (which is a dual-core, so you may hate all you want), can Max BF:BC2 out.

Don't you get it? Don't be rude and people will stop accusing you of trolling.
post #12 of 62
That processor is still decent for an HTPC. I say throw in a cheap GPU and use it in the living room. Nothing like your wife checking her email and switching between that and Jersey Shore.

Lets just say, she loves me more now lol.
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Hmmmmm. How about putting some mood music on it and set WiMP to "Plenoptic Random" and use it for a Lava Lamp? Or, you could hook a cheap projector to it and use it for a constantly changing wall-art system. If you celebrate Christmas you could even get a nice fireplace video.....
    
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Hmmmmm. How about putting some mood music on it and set WiMP to "Plenoptic Random" and use it for a Lava Lamp? Or, you could hook a cheap projector to it and use it for a constantly changing wall-art system. If you celebrate Christmas you could even get a nice fireplace video.....
lol The wall art idea is hilarious
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MAME Arcade machine.
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That processor is still decent for an HTPC. I say throw in a cheap GPU and use it in the living room. Nothing like your wife checking her email and switching between that and Jersey Shore.

Lets just say, she loves me more now lol.
That sounds like a pretty good trade off - :
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The same thing you do with a new AMD computer - nothing! Cause it can't do anything!
Thats hurtful. I have an AMD computer and I use it for gaming, Video encoding, and other stuff just fine.

Though I know your just joking, so its all good.

I do have to admit though, The dual core/single core AMD's suck pretty badly.
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Thats hurtful. I have an AMD computer and I use it for gaming, Video encoding, and other stuff just fine.
Yeah, me too That was a joke, imitating the intel-fanboy-AMD-haters.

Look up the posts for some people who don't get it right..
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That processor is still decent for an HTPC. I say throw in a cheap GPU and use it in the living room. Nothing like your wife checking her email and switching between that and Jersey Shore.

Lets just say, she loves me more now lol.
lol that awkward moment when you realize your 17 and don't have a wife. What kind of "cheap" GPU do you suggest?
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