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Old 12-09-2011, 01:11 AM   #1
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would it be worth upgading this peice of junk?

all i know it's a Packard bell computer it has been upgraded to Win7

Im not even sure what ram it takes or anything has a 460W Power brick..
and a 250gb hard-drive witch i want to upgrade..

and i need to install USB 2.0's in it too xD

Or could should i get a whole new computer build ?
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Old 12-09-2011, 01:52 AM   #2
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if it boots, run belarc advisor and it will give more info about the computer.

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Old 12-09-2011, 05:01 AM   #3
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Pics don't give us much info. The Model Number will tell us what we need.

All PC's are not the same. Posting your PC specs will help us to assist you quicker and effectively.
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Old 12-09-2011, 07:59 AM   #4
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On top of a model or some kind of information allowing us to know what components it has, I'd also like to know what you intend to use it for if upgraded.
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Old 12-09-2011, 08:05 AM   #5
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@Shaynk, It's basicly for rendering Video's for youtube and Minecraft

the current pc i use now has 3gb of ram and its a Dual-core still takes around 1 - 2 hours to render..
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