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Hello, I was wondering if an athlon II x2 245 @4.1GHz good for gaming (+ all my other stuff that is my rig) ?
    
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yeah that should be fine for mid settings gaming
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KKK I'll try that.
    
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I'd upgrade the video card and then cpu in that order. But as ShadowOfDeath said, you can do mid-settings fine.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Arty View Post
It would be great for word processing. There are too many weak systems on this site
how on earth do you figure that, look at my sig rig, yeah i cant play at 1000000x1000000 but with my monitor i can play some of my fave games on high settings with v-sync off 100+ or steady 60 with v-sync on, want proof? look in my pictures and see......



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Originally Posted by evillord77 View Post
Hello, I was wondering if an athlon II x2 245 @4.1GHz good for gaming (+ all my other stuff that is my rig) ?
what games you playing buddy?
Edited by Adam23 - 12/19/10 at 1:39pm
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that is an awesome overclock, especially with that $#@!@ motherboard, i could barely squeeze out 300mhz using that thing.
    
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post #7 of 7
Yes it is a Mid-Range Gaming Computer. A High Frequency clock on a Dual Core would Not make much of a difference. Upgrade to a Quad-Core and Get a GTS 450 and Overclock it.
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