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Old 22nd June, 2005, 11:24 PM
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New Mb and CPU 64Bit?

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I just want more out of my system for gaming. I am not the best overclocker but still I do enjoy it. I am not giving up on my Epox system but I need more for my gaming and folding. I do not want to get a new Pci Vid card .Is there a good Mb and cpu that I can still use my Agp Vid card or better yet a Mb that has both? I really do not want to spend a ton of money but I do want to get a good overclock(I know who does not ) . Well looking for some input thanks.If you can send me links where to pick this stuff up if you can..

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Old 23rd June, 2005, 12:22 AM
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Are you bothered about it being 64bit? If not and you want a bargain then I'd recomend an S754 Sempron 2800+ and a DFI LanParty UT nF3 250Gb that should see you well to 2.4-2.6ghz and give you nearly the performance of the top A64's in 32bit stuff for a fraction of the price.

This way when you are ready to go for a new vid card you can go the whole hog to a pci-e board and dual core A64 without having already have laid out the cash for expensive parts now
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