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I recently aquired a pc with this can it play modern games. or is it worth anything. i has 2 gig ddr2 667 kingston value ram and no dedicated video card. It appears to have a agp slot but i dont know.
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The e2160 is just an "everyday computing" type of CPU. Personally, I wouldn't use this system for modern games. Instead, I'd stick to older games from roughly 2005 and older. The older, the better - especially with onboard video.

So in other words, it's more or less an office computer. hehe
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K thank you is it even worth trying to sell.
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Its worth about 25$ + shipping
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K i think ill strip it down and keep the case lol.
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It could play most games alright if its paired with a decent video card. With a BSEL mod that would bring the chip from 1.8Ghz to 2.4Ghz which is sufficient for games that aren't real cpu intensive (IE BF BC2, Starcraft II, etc.).
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Originally Posted by FlawleZ View Post
It could play most games alright if its paired with a decent video card. With a BSEL mod that would bring the chip from 1.8Ghz to 2.4Ghz which is sufficient for games that aren't real cpu intensive (IE BF BC2, Starcraft II, etc.).
Those are both cpu intensive games, lol.

If he gets a decent dedicated card, it could be good for some games on the source engine. Also good for games that were made in 2006 and back.
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post #8 of 17
He said it appears to have an AGP slot. So, it's probably a pre-built.
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post #9 of 17
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I does have a pci-e slot. Ive also read this processor can hit 3ghz. It was a custom build 4 years ago. I got it from a coworker.
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post #10 of 17
Had an E2160 a while ago, pushed it to 2.5GHz without touching the volts and with it's stock cooler. Max temps were 65°C after a day of Prime95 blend test

Also had the Kingston value 667MHz DDR2 RAM.
Could run COD4, COD6 on some high-maxed settings on a small res (1280x1024). Also GTA IV on medium with no lag on the same settings. That will require a dedicated GPU tho, i also had one.. 9800GT or something if i remember

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