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Old 08-11-11, 09:51 AM   #13
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Default Re: Anything I should upgrade?

Don't waste money, you should be able to play Skyrim maxed with no issues.
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Old 08-11-11, 09:55 AM   #14
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Yes the screen is 1920 x 1080, and no I'm not trolling. I built this PC with the help of this forum a long time ago, and since I know PC parts are outdated pretty fast, I figured I'd come by and ask if there's anything I should change.

I'm not asking to get the best stuff on the market, I was just asking if there's something I should change, anything at all, that would help my PC.
That system is still solid. You'll have no issues with this Fall's epic lineup of games.
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Old 08-11-11, 11:25 AM   #15
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Thank you everyone. I'll leave it as it is then!
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Old 08-11-11, 01:44 PM   #16
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Yeah, just trash the whole thing and send the components to random people on this board while rebuilding a new one

More seriously, the X58 chipset and processors are still up there with the best and although you could gain some perfs by upgrading your video cards, it would be a big expense for a little gain.

If you game at 1080p, you should be set for skyrim. Although with the track record Bethesda has, maybe NONE of the current hardware will run it fluidly at max settings. Oblivion was certainly quite demanding...
u mean 2 6800 Ultra's in SLI only being able to do 12x10 with max settings and no AA and AF and remain playable was demanding? lol

but as they said your fine lol. My buddy still rocks a C2D 6750 @ 3.6 and hes content and happy lol.
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Old 08-13-11, 11:11 AM   #17
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1.25Gb for sli still sounds limited to me.
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