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post #21 of 28
Be honest Robilar, you got the upgrade itch and that's why you did it...not for her benefit
post #22 of 28
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Of course thats why I did it


My daughter could probably care less... (She faked enthusiasm when I told her about it though )
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post #23 of 28
Although she doesn't need it, I bet she'll like it.

Windows 7 is running great on onboard graphics and an E2140.

Although if I were you, I wouldn't have spent that much money for a Facebook rig. However, we're not here to debate that .
    
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post #24 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spritanium View Post
Upgrade? I built this pc 3 months ago; it's the most expensive thing I've ever bought, and I used my own money.

No small task, considering the fact that I'm 15.
Hey, I built mine when I was 15 from my own money! It's not all bad!
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post #25 of 28
dude...... nice rig.... and for future reference for an overkill system look at my specs... i spend more time on word and www.onemanga.com than anything else i would like to point out that i do spend an hour a day or so playing things like shattered horizon and TF2
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post #26 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by M3T4LM4N222 View Post
This, because social networking is demanding. Almost as demanding as Crysis.
you made my literally lol at work.... everyone looked at me with that "you aren't being productive, are you?" look.

OP: You spoil your daughter with things that she will never take full advantage of and I envy her. Good job on the upgrade and I hope it lasts a long time.
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post #27 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by M3T4LM4N222 View Post
This, because social networking is demanding. Almost as demanding as Crysis.
I know man, have you seen the graphics on the Mindjolt games on Facebook? Man, my GTX 285 started squeeling like a pig.
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post #28 of 28
note thats not an upgrade, thats an entirely new system just buy here a new case and call it what it is
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