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Need Advice on intergrated and my current video card

By iLuvGame02
Aug 29, 2008
  1. My current System is
    Athlon xp 2500+:1.83ghz
    l2 cache:512kb
    ram:1.512 can only hold up to 2gb of ram
    video card:nivida geforce 7600gs

    The System im looking at it has nivida geforce 8200 intergrated which was not mention is the following below
    Processor
    Processor brand ?
    Processor brand: AMD

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    Processor brand: Refers to the company that manufactures the processor.
    AMD
    Processor type ?
    Processor type: Athlon 64 X2

    The generation/basic model of the processor.

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    Processor type: The generation/basic model of the processor.
    Athlon 64 X2
    Processor speed ?
    Processor speed: 2.50GHz

    The number of calculations that the processor can handle in one second measured in millions of cycles (MHz).

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    Processor speed: The number of calculations that the processor can handle in one second measured in millions of cycles (MHz).
    2.50GHz
    Bus speed ?
    Bus speed: N/A

    The maximum rate of communication between the processor and the rest of the system, measured in millions of cycles (MHz).

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    Bus speed: The maximum rate of communication between the processor and the rest of the system, measured in millions of cycles (MHz).
    N/A
    Level 2 cache 2 x 512KB
    Level 3 cache N/A
    Memory
    RAM 4GB
    RAM expandable to: Info unavailable
    Memory type (RAM) Info unavailable
    Storage/Drives
    Hard drive size ?
    Hard drive size: 320GB

    Hard drive space is typically measured in Gigabytes (GB) or storage; the larger the number, the more programs, games and data you can use on your computer.

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    Hard drive size: Hard drive space is typically measured in Gigabytes (GB) or storage; the larger the number, the more programs, games and data you can use on your computer.
    320GB
    Hard drive speed 7200RPM
    Burns DVDs Yes
    Lightscribe No
    Expansion
    Available PCI-E x1 slots 0
    Available 3.5" bays 0
    Available 5.25" bays 0
    Available PCI-E x16 slots 1
    Available PCI slots N/A
    Ports
    USB 2.0 ?
    USB 2.0: 8

    USB is a standard connection port on most PCs. This will allow you to quickly and easily connect and sync the device with your computer.

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    USB 2.0: USB is a standard connection port on most PCs. This will allow you to quickly and easily connect and sync the device with your computer.
    8
    Firewire ?
    Firewire: 1

    FireWire (or IEEE 1394) is a type of data transfer. Devices with FireWire output can transfer footage directly to a PC with a compatible cable.

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    Firewire: FireWire (or IEEE 1394) is a type of data transfer. Devices with FireWire output can transfer footage directly to a PC with a compatible cable.
    1
    DVI (Digital Video Interface) ?
    DVI (Digital Video Interface): 1

    This is a digital interface for connecting a video source, such as a DVD player, to an HDTV or HD monitor. DVI has the necessary bandwidth for uncompressed, HD digital video.

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    DVI (Digital Video Interface): This is a digital interface for connecting a video source, such as a DVD player, to an HDTV or HD monitor. DVI has the necessary bandwidth for uncompressed, HD digital video.
    1
    TV tuner ?
    TV tuner: No

    A TV tuner lets you watch broadcast TV on the system.

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    TV tuner: A TV tuner lets you watch broadcast TV on the system.
    No
    Internet/networking
    Ethernet Yes
    Built-in wireless No
    Dial-up modem Included
    Graphics/video
    Video memory 256MB
    Video memory type Shared
    Software
    Operating system Windows® Vista Home Premium

    Is it Enough to be able to play warhammer age of reckioning i played in beta with my current system i can play the setting on high but it movies sometimes slowly im guessing that is because i dont have enough ram but i can only get 512 more and i dont want to waste money if that isnt going to help so im wondering if the other system is better with intergrated i wouldnt be able to afford getting another video card for the new system and the nivida geforce 7600gs is AGP and wont go in the new one since only pci and express slots
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    In a single word as a reply to this long post... No!
     
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