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Well currently im back at home with the family in Northamptonshire, but I live in Wolverhampton 3/4 of the year, and as for my system I know its ok but ive recently received about £600 that im going to use to treat myself to a new PC, definatly thinking Q6600 and a 8800GTS 320mb
Don't get the 320mb, 640mb will benefit you in the near future.

Shame you didn't buy one the other day, prices were £215 for a 640mb now they have gone back up to £250 and i didn't get paid until last night. It sucks
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Don't get the 320mb, 640mb will benefit you in the near future.

Shame you didn't buy one the other day, prices were £215 for a 640mb now they have gone back up to £250 and i didn't get paid until last night. It sucks
Well I would have gone for a 640MB version of the 8800GTS im looking at, but it clocks exactly the same as the 320MB and with my monitor and resolution id only notice a very small FPS increase in my games so I didnt really think it was worth it.

EDIT: Also where did you get those prices from, Ebuyer?
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Well I would have gone for a 640MB version of the 8800GTS im looking at, but it clocks exactly the same as the 320MB and with my monitor and resolution id only notice a very small FPS increase in my games so I didnt really think it was worth it.
Thats been the thought for a while now, though the newest, most memory intensive games are using upwards of 400MB graphic memory.
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post #15 of 21
Welcome to the OCN!!!
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Added some of my current system specs, but im upgrading as I said over the next few weeks, i'll make another thread about it at some point
How about a build log in the AMD section
    
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Hi, and welcome to OCN. Now overclock the hell out of that chip!
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Welcome!!!!!

Dude, that forum looks good...

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Welcome!!!!!

Dude, that forum looks good...

*must...resist...forum...*
Yea perhaps I should have put a warning in my OP, that forum is very, very addicitve and demands (thats right, demands) correct spelling and grammar - they are very strict in those areas.
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Yea, that was on Ebuyer.

But they stopped doing the deal now so i'm going to wait and see if they put it back down again
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