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Upgrade My Buddies Computer

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February 2, 2013 1:44:14 AM

Ok So my buddy has a computer and his ps3 has broken and he is more on his computer now than anything and he wants to game. His specs are
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit SP1
CPU
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+ 49 °C
Brisbane 65nm Technology
RAM
2.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR2 @ 328MHz (5-5-5-15)
Motherboard
ASUSTek Computer INC. NARRA2 (Socket AM2 ) 29 °C
Graphics
HP w17e (1440x900@60Hz)
128MB GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 (HP)
Hard Drives
298GB Hitachi HDT725032VLA SCSI Disk Device (ATA)
Optical Drives
HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA-H30L SCSI CdRom Device
Audio
High Definition Audio Device

Anythng That we can do to upgrade this a little bit to handle games a little better stuff like facebook games and low - high end games..
February 2, 2013 1:59:02 AM

Motherboard, CPU, RAM, GPU, and PSU will need to be upgraded for low-high end gaming... that computer is like so slow nowadays
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February 2, 2013 2:14:27 AM

I figured as much I was just hoped that it could be upgraded a little bit
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February 2, 2013 10:32:56 PM

you can play games like LoL in very low setting!.... BUT something like DOTA 2 will make your computer look like trash...
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February 3, 2013 3:25:53 AM

budget and amd or intelz?

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February 3, 2013 3:37:09 AM

lol to upgrade that computer probably about $200 amd
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February 3, 2013 2:56:31 PM

so whats the budget?

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February 3, 2013 3:13:21 PM

spend those on a $100 mobo and get a A8
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February 3, 2013 3:31:10 PM

budget is $200 Not much at all
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February 3, 2013 3:45:15 PM

what ps does he have?



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February 3, 2013 4:34:44 PM

I don't know I would have to check again when I go to his house cause he knows nothing about computers lol
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February 3, 2013 4:39:20 PM

need full specs. before i recommand something


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February 4, 2013 12:29:35 AM

iceclock said:
need full specs. before i recommand something

A CPU like A8 with a built in GPU is good enough and shouldn't be a problem to PSU if it's 300w+
I got a core 2 quad 9550 with a GT 210 and it's run on a 300w PSU
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February 4, 2013 3:20:11 AM

yar. good answer

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