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Yeah, welcome. I am 14 too, but i was building since i was 9 when i pulled apart my Pentium Pro. If you need a good-ish rig, get perhaps a LGA775 platform with a good OC chip like a Pentium dual core or summat. mine OC's like a BEAST!

EDIT: I know people will say get a C2Q or C2D, but i was just pointing it out for a cheap chip for overclocking fun and learning.
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Welcome my friend to OCN i hope you have fun in here biggrin.gif
     
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Welcome to OCN..Now you need a lawnmower and some hedge trimmers to come up with rig money. ph34r-smiley.gif
 
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Originally Posted by TA4K View Post

Yeah, welcome. I am 14 too, but i was building since i was 9 when i pulled apart my Pentium Pro. If you need a good-ish rig, get perhaps a LGA775 platform with a good OC chip like a Pentium dual core or summat. mine OC's like a BEAST!
EDIT: I know people will say get a C2Q or C2D, but i was just pointing it out for a cheap chip for overclocking fun and learning.

Good Recommendation I will defiantly take it into consideration
post #35 of 105
Welcome!!

I knew i wasnt the only one who learned what i know of the internals of pcs from tinkering with OEM computers biggrin.gif

I actually was given an old compaq from a friend that didnt work, and i got it fixed up and everything and thats when i found my ultimate hobby thumb.gif

i was 15 around that time, i remember what it felt like to not have an epic rig, but the time will come my friend, so good luck and enjoy your time with us epic people at OCN! smile.gif
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Welcome!!
I knew i wasnt the only one who learned what i know of the internals of pcs from tinkering with OEM computers biggrin.gif
I actually was given an old compaq from a friend that didnt work, and i got it fixed up and everything and thats when i found my ultimate hobby thumb.gif
i was 15 around that time, i remember what it felt like to not have an epic rig, but the time will come my friend, so good luck and enjoy your time with us epic people at OCN! smile.gif

Thanks smile.gif, My Current Dell Studio 540 can run Dirt 3 on Extra low settings at a Wopping 13fps. So I need a new computer!!
post #37 of 105
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Originally Posted by TA4K View Post

Yeah, welcome. I am 14 too, but i was building since i was 9 when i pulled apart my Pentium Pro. If you need a good-ish rig, get perhaps a LGA775 platform with a good OC chip like a Pentium dual core or summat. mine OC's like a BEAST!
EDIT: I know people will say get a C2Q or C2D, but i was just pointing it out for a cheap chip for overclocking fun and learning.

not trying to take a dump on your idea but "Pentium" chips (as in the new ones that you are referring to) are really just locked down core 2 duos. Not a good idea for overclocking.
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Hey im 14 too. Welcome to ocn
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Built my first PC week after I turned 15. Was awesome fun, and OCN helped me with choosing all the parts and brands. OCN is a load of fun, and everyone is awesome to get along with here. grouphug.gif
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Welcome to OCN tongue.gif
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Currently my rig is my "family pc" which is a dell :L

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