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Nice build!! also loving the british shorthair cat thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by tedman View Post

4GB of DDR2 costs a fortune these days compared to DDR3, it doesn't make any economical sense. Its taken me ages to get round to finally upgrading my platform, which is Ivy Bridge ready for when I get round to upgrading the CPU. Then again, the i3 might keep me happy for a year or so.
My board already is a GEN3 board, plus I wouldn't touch ASRock with a barge pole! wink.gif

My mistake i forgot you were still on LGA 775, yeh sorry for your future build it would be nice to have 8GB of DDR3
    
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Well the build is complete and working as we speak (typing from it now!)

I have yet to re-install Windows at the weekend, but system certainly feels a bit more snappy than before.redface.gif
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