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post #31 of 58
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I'm 16 but I don't have a lot of money to spend on my pc

Probably won't get a better gaming rig until probably halfway through college (I don't consider a college laptop a gaming rig)...good thing I'm rather happy with bf2 & wc3

So, uh, you know, what are you going to do with the, uh, old parts?

EDIT: I definitely think peripherals (monitor, headset, mouse, kb) are upgrades that are _very_ worth it: not too expensive but make a tangible difference...
I've got a kick-ass keyboard, mouse, and headset. Just need a better monitor. And I'm going to sell the 3700+ and BH-5.
post #32 of 58
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Really? thats impssible, my moterboard is AGP. But it does go at a blazing speed

haha sorry, its a gigabyte K8N Pro SLi, sorry
     
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post #33 of 58
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Well, the first step is underway. I'm trying to talk my dad into letting me buy the Opty 165 from Newegg. However, he thinks I spend to much on my PC, and should save it (to much on my pc... HA! THERE'S NO SUCH THING!). So, the argument goes on...
post #34 of 58
Good news for who???
You?
Us?
AMD?
The greater good?
Borat?
Sideburns?

By all means, spend those AMD$$$. Maybe that will help motivate Intel to spend more of the money they've gouged from us to develop new techs.

In the end, it's always endless.
    
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Nice one. I decided not to go Core 2 duo. Simply like you it is expensive. I had DDR1 RAM ready so getting Core 2 Duo with DDR2 and all the RAM it was very expensive.
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me2....and well intel is just a negative term in my vocabulary....i still curse a few of my friends that have intel machines
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me2....and well intel is just a negative term in my vocabulary....i still curse a few of my friends that have intel machines
Yeah because having a much faster system is a negative thing...
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I have the first 64 CPU. and my CPU is more mature than your new hip hop Socket 939 and the little baby AM2
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post #39 of 58
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Yeah because having a much faster system is a negative thing...
at more of a price plus a newer technology core. just remember that intel just now recently took over the performance crown that amd has held since the thunderbirds....
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at more of a price plus a newer technology core. just remember that intel just now recently took over the performance crown that amd has held since the thunderbirds....
I so much agree.
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