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Upgrading my system

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post #1 of 18
Thread Starter 
Right now, I have a pretty good computer, better than anybody else's I know personally, and even then I cant play all my favorite games on full settings, and the time has come to upgrade. What would you rate my system after upgrades?

right now:

A64 3500+ OC'd to 2.5Ghz
Abit AN8
evga 6800GT
1GB Corsair 3200XLPRO 2-2-2-5

After upgrades:
A64 FX-55
Abit AN8 (same motherboard)
evga 7800GTX KO
2GB Corsair 3200XLPRO 2-2-2-5
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post #2 of 18
I think those are pretty good upgrades but i'm sure other ppl have suggestions.
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post #3 of 18
I say a 9, I'd give it a 10 if it was on PhaseChange or something
Still, your comp will smoke mines anyday,LOL.
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post #4 of 18
That baby is gonna fly! gave it a 9
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post #5 of 18
well to save you money the fx-55 isnt wirth the money and the 3500+ is fine upgrading ur cad is the good thing to do as is your ram
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post #6 of 18
Very nice system
OCing a SD 3700 or 146 Opty should get you as much punch as the FX for less cash though.
    
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post #7 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Duke
Very nice system
OCing a SD 3700 or 146 Opty should get you as much punch as the FX for less cash though.
Totally agree. Why spend the extra cash if you can get the same results with less money.
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post #8 of 18
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I'd like to know who gave an FX-55 and a 7800GTX KO a 3 and why.
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post #9 of 18
I gave you a 9 because it's not the best but it will play everything maxxed so you don't need to upgrade.
     
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post #10 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by FlaKing
I'd like to know who gave an FX-55 and a 7800GTX KO a 3 and why.
I agree. I would definitely like to know the reasoning behind this.

P.S. I gave it a 9 also.
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