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Is it worth it ?

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Hello,
Brand new member here. Purchased inexpensive computer from Dell (they threw in nice 19" monitor). The computer is a bit of a dog. Wondering if its worth putting in the time to learn how to overclock processor/graphics for this computer. Basic info of my system:

CPU - Intel Celeron D Processor 325 (2.53 GHz, 533 FSB)
Memory - 256MB DDR SDRAM at 400MHz
Video Card - Integrated Intel Extreme Graphics 2

Note: I use the computer mostly for multitasking. Usually I have these programs open at same time: internet, microsoft excel, outlook express.

Thanks in advance
post #2 of 7
I don't think overclocking a Dell is even possible
    
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Nah mobos are locked, you cant OC it sry mate. Wouldnt be worth it anyways.
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post #4 of 7
ouch on those system specs, but welcome to the forums! Hate to say it, but chances are you probably wont be able to OC that system, but its well worth the shot, and if you are going to want to some day overclock or try to oc that system you have come to the right place.
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post #5 of 7
Sadly you can't overclock if you wanted to.
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The computer is a dog because you're trying to multitask on a crappy computer. I mean, there's nothing you can do short of buying a new one.
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post #7 of 7
look at the bright side, at least you have a nice monitor?
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