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If he is still using a core 2 quad then I suppose he could expect the same
longterm compatibility with a new I7 build in which a few dollars does not
make much difference unless you are reducing or expanding capabilities
and for a long term compatibile system HT needs now could change over
the long term
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Seagate Momentus XT Lite-On DVD Combo AirCooled 80mm tower Windows 7 
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