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4 more GB RAM, make a ram disk and install morrowind to it

A case (if you want one)
Dont get an SSD, they are more hassle than theyre worth unless you get 240gb and up.
dont see how that is true but ok...
    
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post #12 of 28
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4 more GB RAM, make a ram disk and install morrowind to it

A case (if you want one)
Dont get an SSD, they are more hassle than theyre worth unless you get 240gb and up.
SSDs are a hassle? Hardly. An SSD is the best upgrade you can do on a PC. Once you use one you'll never want to go back to a HDD. Just get the biggest drive you can afford.
post #13 of 28
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4 more GB RAM, make a ram disk and install morrowind to it

A case (if you want one)
Dont get an SSD, they are more hassle than theyre worth unless you get 240gb and up.
Wut? You're doing it wrong...


IMO I would sell the AMD stuff and snag a 2500k and decent motherboard, upgrade to 8gb of RAM if you have enough left over and maybe try and find an SSD.
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The SSD is out of the question. Had a Corsair Nova 32GB fail on me one day and I didn't even own it for 4 months. A tragedy like that doesn't go overlooked

The RAM doesn't sound like a bad idea, should I scrap mines and get new ones?
post #15 of 28
Just wait won mour month! You biggest upgrade will be bulldozer (if its everything they say it is). If you wait, you will come back to this thread and +rep me for convincing you
post #16 of 28
That's a BD x8 right there, SAVE IT.

I know. That's going to be very hard.. We all should be members of Electronics Anonymous here.
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post #17 of 28
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That's a BD x8 right there, SAVE IT.

I know. That's going to be very hard.. We all should be members of Electronics Anonymous here.
^This lol. I think we should start meetings for our addiction.
post #18 of 28
I suggest picking up a monitor.
The Dell U23011 would be an excellent choice.
post #19 of 28
Save it.

If you absolutely need to buy something to tide you over just pick up a nice case.
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post #20 of 28
$400 isn't an exorbitant amount of money.

Save up so you can move out of your parents before hitting 30
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