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August 21, 2010 8:52:14 PM

First off thanks to all who view this and reply...much appreciated...This is my current config and I was hoping that someone could let me know if i could squeeze some more performance out somewhere...I havent kept up with the new processors or gpus for a couple years now as i havent had the money since the launch of x2 :( ...lmk what you guys think thanks again (ps sorry for the layout)



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August 21, 2010 9:18:17 PM

Change the graphics card to a GTX 460, as it outperforms 465s and costs less, as well as requiring less power and producing less noise and heat.

I would also question the need for 8GB of RAM.
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August 21, 2010 10:09:26 PM

Hey i switched to a 460 for $199 and 4 gigs (2x2) for $85 thx..everything else cool>
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August 22, 2010 6:32:33 AM

BlacKJesuS Would Be Correct, Take His Advice
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August 22, 2010 6:34:37 AM

BlacKJesuS Would Be Correct, Take His Advice
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