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Why my rig isn't as bad as everyone here believes

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Hi

Recently I have had alot of people bashing my rig for its oldness I just want to clarify a few things

1. I don't have the cash for a new PC because I am not obsessed with games.
2. I only play older games
3. I honestly don't need th e best video or anything like that.

I know my rig is aging and not too good but I would ask that people stop telling me its terrible it doesn't get 500fps like mine.


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"Ok"
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post #3 of 35
You described this thread perfectly in your sig. lol
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lol, my rig isn't good, and like people who have like qx6700 w/ SLI 8800GTx's and 4Gb of ddr2 1066 isn't because they need it for gaming, its for future proff-ness (they can keep it for 3 years and still be able to play modern games, but they will upgrade anyway) and bragging rights of course
    
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Yours is poor, mine is poorer.
    
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You're not poor. You're a child who doesn't have a paying job. We were all like that once.
    
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Meh, my computer is pretty similar to yours, and I prob get frames as you in most games. HURRAH FOR THE 9600XT!!!

People shouldn't be making fun of you for a crappy computer, it seems like this is a nice community where people accept if you are 13 and you don't have an income. Seriously, you should be proud to have that computer for yourself, my parents bought me one (this one) when I was 13 (a good 4 years ago).

Long live the old computers. They will always be useful!
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post #8 of 35
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oh come on.


I am just trying to stop people from always telling me "your rig has issues blah blah blah".

I am SICK of it and just want people to know why with explaining it all the time.

I am not TRYING to make pointless topics.
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post #9 of 35
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Originally Posted by foslock View Post
Meh, my computer is pretty similar to yours, and I prob get frames as you in most games. HURRAH FOR THE 9600XT!!!

People shouldn't be making fun of you for a crappy computer, it seems like this is a nice community where people accept if you are 13 and you don't have an income. Seriously, you should be proud to have that computer for yourself, my parents bought me one (this one) when I was 13 (a good 4 years ago).

Long live the old computers. They will always be useful!
There are many many worse computers I know off...
Also I'm only 15 and I've had this PC for 3 or 4 years and have only changed the GPU. His computer should be only considered 'bad' as it's on an overclocking forum where most people seem to dedicate their lives to their computers.
    
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post #10 of 35
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Originally Posted by iampoor View Post
I know my rig is aging and not too good but I would ask that people stop telling me its terrible
snap out of it and get a Conroe!
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