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What should I upgrade my CPU to, to make a difference gaming? Current CPU:AMD Athlon II X4 640
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Does 64 bit Firefox make a difference Ive been using FF 32 bit for years now, and the usual complaints it gets have to do w/ memory leaks, Flash crashes, etc. Im just wonderin to anyone whos been using 64 bit FF and Flash- does it make a difference? Does using 64 bit mean more stability; does it solve the memory leaks; is it much...
Browsers & Mail
Will it make difference to make partition at beginning or end of HDD? Hi.
I have two hdds (500gb 7200rpm) in my laptop and have 260gb of data on the second one. I wanted to create a partition for games at the beggining of the 2nd drive (the left side) as i heard it increased performance to put games in anoher drive and at the beggining of the drive.
Performance & Maintenance
Core I7 did not make that much of a difference after all I have a Pentuum D Core 2 Duo desktop with 4G Ram ( 3G in use) running Win 7 32 bit. I needed to buy a new laptop so I got a Dell XPS 15Z 8G Ram core I7 with Win7 64 Bit.Both machines are running identical software. I thought I should notice a clear speed difference between both machines due to...
How much difference would RAM make? Hi everyone,
This has been bugging me for years, and now, being a student my budget is tighter than ever so I have to chose my upgrades carefully!
My question is:
Currently I have 4GB DDR3 installed in my machine, without any games running I'm using about 1.5GB in Win7 ultimate x64. I like...