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I mean I doubt it would need oC'd though?

It can be awfully slow if not. Trust me.
    
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For an 87 year old though... is it really necessary?..
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You're all wrong tongue.gif

Get a raspberry pi ! plays 1080p flawlessly proof.gif

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgR74Kp6Ws4

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It can be awfully slow if not. Trust me.

LOL did you see the rig he's on now. He will be thrilled with an upgrade hahahaha thumb.gif
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You're all wrong tongue.gif
Get a raspberry pi ! plays 1080p flawlessly proof.gif
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgR74Kp6Ws4
hehe

That isn't that bad an idea lol. £24 for a PC is CHEAP
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LOL did you see the rig he's on now. He will be thrilled with an upgrade hahahaha thumb.gif

I did, I did! But considering the grandson might need to work on it once in awhile or fix something here or there, I know if it were me I'd sure appreciate the extra speed. tongue.gif
    
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You're all wrong tongue.gif
Get a raspberry pi ! plays 1080p flawlessly proof.gif
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgR74Kp6Ws4
hehe

i would recommend this my cousin worked on some of the stuff for building this (or so he sais) and its amazing XD he had one at christmas to play with and i must say its pretty fast for somethign as small as my cell XD. pick up a 32gb or 64 sd card grab 4 small peices of plexi and profit from amazment....
post #29 of 54
You shouldn't mention the age of your grandfather. Saying you only need a new PC for your grandfather is enough.
Some of the replays here in this thread are really rude.

AMD A6-3650 with 4 GB & a motherboard like this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128530 along with 4 GB RAM should do the trick.
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You're all wrong tongue.gif
Get a raspberry pi ! plays 1080p flawlessly proof.gif
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgR74Kp6Ws4
hehe

On a more serious/easier approach, i'd suggest an amd apu like the others and 4/8gb ram.
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