Is this a worthwhile system? Tags: Homebuilt Computer Systems Last response: December 16, 2005 12:10 PM in Systems Share legoflamb December 16, 2005 10:44:12 AM Hi I got a new computer but i found out they pretty much lied about the GFX card in it (that's dixons for you) its: p4 HT 3.0 1gb infineon ram x300 HM ati plus some other bits It cost £545 I'm taking it back and I think I'm going to buy this stuff: CPU - AMD 64 3700+ 939 L2 1meg cache MOBO - Asus A8N 939 motherboard GPU - Nvidia 6800 XT 256 meg RAM - Corsair Value Select 1GB PC3200 Kit 2x184 Pin DIMM Is this a good enough computer for running doom in good settings and stuff? The one i have now cant even run brothers in arms playably! More about : worthwhile system pickxx December 16, 2005 12:10:04 PM Well it should be alright....Try to find a 6800GS, that will play your games at playable settings. Its $200US....but a nice sweet spot. Also what exact Asus board is that? What power supply do you have? Other then that everything looks fine. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWorthwhile(?) gtx-660 upgrade to AMD965 system Forum Solved660ti Upgrade worthwhile in this system? Forum System upgrades worthwhile? Forum 750 Ti / R7 265 Worthwhile for Old Core 2 System? Forum 780 Ti a worthwhile upgrade for my system? Forum Raptor System Drive worthwhile? Forum SolvedSLI of EVGA GTX460 1024 and an EVGA GTX460 768 cards worthwhile? Forum SolvedIs an upgrade from an ASRock 970 Extreme4 to a MSI 990FXA-GD65 worthwhile? Forum Solved3gb vs 6gb GTX 780: Worthwhile to take advantage of the step up program Forum SolvedWorthwhile upgrade for my i5 2500k/ Radeon 6970? Forum SolvedUpgrade to an i7 870 worthwhile? Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 BE to i5 4670k upgrade worthwhile? Forum SolvedGTX 760 worthwhile for video encoding, rendering, acceleration? Forum SolvedGTX 560 to 670 worthwhile upgrade? Forum SolvedIs this a worthwhile upgrade? Forum SolvedAMD FX-8350 Build - Worthwhile? Forum SolvedUpgrading to i5-4670k from Phenom II X6 1055t, worthwhile? Forum SolvedWorthwhile to Upgrade? Forum SolvedIs it worthwhile using Velociraptor as a cache to hdd.? Forum SolvedUpgrade mobo/cpu/ram worthwhile? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !