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    Lightbulb Upgrading your system

    If you were going to upgrade your Pc system,what would you choose to improve your present set-up!.

    If you understand everything, you must be misinformed

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Where's the punchline, Rickard?

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Simple - Quad-core (Q6600), then X38 when it's released.

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    This thread makes an absolute mockery of the Banter forum. Stew must be turning in his grave.

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarffie View Post
    Stew must be turning in his grave.
    My voodoo doll worked then?
    Quote Originally Posted by Blitzen View Post
    stupid betond belief.
    You owe it to yourself to click here really.

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Q6600 G0 when it's available from Scan, 2GiB Crucial Ballistix, X38 when it's available, G92 when it's available .

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Quote Originally Posted by Drakcir View Post
    If you were going to upgrade your Pc system,what would you choose to improve your present set-up!.
    Probably RAID 0, maybe a quad core for future games, 24"+ screen (not that that's internal hardware), also maybe some 8500 or 8800 RAM just for the sake of it

    Not much really, got this PC a month ago... loving it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tarffie View Post
    Where's the punchline, Rickard?
    Dont give up your day job!, guessing obviously is not your forte!nice try though!. You must spend lots of time in the mirror.LOL

    If you understand everything, you must be misinformed

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Bantha Fodder? Or Banter Fodder?

    "Reality is what it is, not what you want it to be." Frank Zappa. ----------- "The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike." Huang Po.----------- "A drowsy line of wasted time bathes my open mind", - Ride.

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    Unhappy Re: Upgrading your system

    haha My current system I have had since 2001 so no more upgrades for that

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    Quote Originally Posted by Drakcir View Post
    You must spend lots of time in the mirror.LOL

    what the hell has that got to do with anything?
    Quote Originally Posted by Ephesians
    Do not be drunk with wine, which will ruin you, but be filled with the Spirit
    Vodka

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    Re: Upgrading your system

    2 HD 2900xt and a 24" screen

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