i would definitely not go with that.
buying second hand is fine is you're looking for a cheaper solution, however be weary of things that just won't work (ie. not booting..)
if you cannot determine the problem right away, then...
alright, thanks as well for the advice serb
i honestly kinda expected that these upgrades will not do anything significant for my gaming, but nonetheless i'm still glad it will have a positive effect on my overall system.
hi all, just a couple of quick questions and possibly some advice if you've got the time:
i've been running a pavilion ze5715ca for almost a year, its specs are:
-512mb ddr ram
-radeon igp 345 (128mb shared) > i...
ati radeon mobility chipsets are integrated right onto the motherboard (soldered on)
what you can do is enter the bios of your system and dedicate a full 128mb of ram to your videocard - look carefully for the this option in the bios,...
^ the above article is a very good one on how to make a slipstreamed winxp sp2 boot disc - perfect for upgrading from the original windows sp1 disc
AVG is good, but the main and most important problem with this freeware program is that it only detects viruses once they are already inside your system - unlike paid anti-virus programs that detect viruses prior to having your system...
yeah, i was actually planning on buying the hitachi 60gb 7200 rpm - but 60gb seems too little for me
so i ordered a 80gb fujitsu at 5400 rpm instead, glad to know some of you above say there's not much of a difference