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post #181 of 298
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2GB is the minimum required for any game...isn't it? So no upgrade required there...

A cooling system would be very usefull...

And how much is a 6850?

In fact...how much would both the 6850 and coolmaster be?

And what should I get if I don't get the E5200? :/
post #182 of 298
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2GB is the minimum required for any game...isn't it? So no upgrade required there...

I guess so. 4gb is kinda the low standard now with 8gb being normal around here.
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8gb of ram, or dedicated physx card if you want. Throw in an OEM dvi cable if you are still rocking vga
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8gb of ram, or dedicated physx card if you want. Throw in an OEM dvi cable if you are still rocking vga


How bad is it that I didn't understand any of that?
post #185 of 298
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8gb of ram, or dedicated physx card if you want. Throw in an OEM dvi cable if you are still rocking vga


How bad is it that I didn't understand any of that?

It's just somebody that didn't read the thread. wink.gif

And 2GB of RAM will be fine honestly for you. 4GB is now considered the "minimum" for gaming, but you're looking for older and cheaper machines. 2GB will do you just fine, you can always add more RAM later.
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It's just somebody that didn't read the thread. wink.gif
And 2GB of RAM will be fine honestly for you. 4GB is now considered the "minimum" for gaming, but you're looking for older and cheaper machines. 2GB will do you just fine, you can always add more RAM later.

Yea lol, i didnt read it.. 19 pages? Gulp
post #187 of 298
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

It's just somebody that didn't read the thread. wink.gif
And 2GB of RAM will be fine honestly for you. 4GB is now considered the "minimum" for gaming, but you're looking for older and cheaper machines. 2GB will do you just fine, you can always add more RAM later.

Yea lol, i didnt read it.. 19 pages? Gulp

Only 4 pages for me. smile.gif Could make it 2. tongue.gif
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post #188 of 298
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Well I should know in 11 hours if I've got that E5200 rig...If so I'll need a cheap monitor...but I don't know what plugs into a 9500GT :/
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Well I should know in 11 hours if I've got that E5200 rig...If so I'll need a cheap monitor...but I don't know what plugs into a 9500GT :/

Any monitor will plug into it fine.
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post #190 of 298
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Ah...good...if I can get it for £88.99 (Very unlikely) I'll have about £16 for a monitor...anyone know of any decent monitors I could get for that or less? :/
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