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IBM lenovo thinkcentre a57 Celeron 430 @ 1.78ghz 512 ddr2 Pci-e slot.. If i get ram and video card will processor bottleneck? Im planning on like 880gts 512 or 9800gt 512. I saw a 3.2 duall core or craigslist for 60 i should buy it first right? let me know
 

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IBM lenovo thinkcentre a57 Celeron 430 @ 1.78ghz 512 ddr2 Pci-e slot.. If i get ram and video card will processor bottleneck? Im planning on like 880gts 512 or 9800gt 512. I saw a 3.2 duall core or craigslist for 60 i should buy it first right? let me know

the dual core is probably the wrong socket, your best bet would be to start anew..
 

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The Celeron 430 is a Socket LGA775 processor. You might want to check that the motherboard will be stable with a different processor in it.

EDIT: To answer your first question: Yes, your Celeron 430 will bottleneck pretty much any card out there.
 
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