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post #1 of 12
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Hey guys, I have a 2007 Machine that has 3GB of RAM a Athlon 64 LE-1640 65nm and a HD4650 512MB GFX Card. Would It help if I let Fold for OCN?
Or just a waste of power?
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post #2 of 12
Umm probably not enough when you compare it to your i7.
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post #3 of 12
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Nice one But how would the 4650 do
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post #4 of 12
Yeah, I don't think you'll get very many points with that machine compared to what you have now...
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You could get some reasonable points from running BOINC, but only a couple thousand ppd for Folding@Home
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post #6 of 12
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Yeah, I don't think you'll get very many points with that machine compared to what you have now...

But The Core i7 Machine would run as Machine ID 1 And the Athlon/HD4650 as Machine ID 2
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post #7 of 12
My 5770 1 gig only pulls a couple k ppd, basically a dual core is around 1k ppd and the 4650 is not worth folding

My 8800 gts 320mb pulls more ppd than my 5770, but they are releasing a new fah client for amd cards which should help alot
post #8 of 12
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Originally Posted by JuStIn871 View Post
But The Core i7 Machine would run as Machine ID 1 And the Athlon/HD4650 as Machine ID 2
Machine IDs do not matter when its separate rigs.
They should change it to "Hardware ID" to make more sense but not my decision.
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post #9 of 12
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So should i use the second rig in conjunction with my sig rig like would it be worth it at all?
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post #10 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by JuStIn871 View Post
So should i use the second rig in conjunction with my sig rig like would it be worth it at all?
That depends on you and your power bill.
It isn't going to hurt your PPD on your main rig, just start folding look at the numbers then decide if you want to keep folding on it or not.

If it was me, I would sell the 4650 and try to get an Nvidia gpu to stick in that rig.
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