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Windows 7: Can my current PC be improved for gaming?

4 Weeks Ago   #1
AaLF

Microsoft Windows 7 HomePremium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Can my current PC be improved for gaming?

This PC is a generic basic junk-box but it's all I got. finally I've got around to playing PC games and it running on a 1/2 star rating. Can I buy RAM or change graphics card etc to boost it a bit? Buying a new gaming PC is beyond my budget for now.

System specs are as per the spec list below.


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4 Weeks Ago   #2
Tirthankar

Windows 7 Ultimate x6
 
 

Yes, you can do it with ease.
However, I would also suggest you to install Windows 10 or any other latest Windows OS.
However if you want to know how to assemble all the stuffs, message me here.
Will update you.
As even I did the same thing for my PC.
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4 Weeks Ago   #3
AaLF

Microsoft Windows 7 HomePremium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I hated win 8 so much on a laptop I bought, could not even make anything open. Horrible unresponsive squares. I slide it under the bed and there it lies until this day unused.

What benefit will win10 give to my PC performance. sorry but I'm a doubter on that.
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4 Weeks Ago   #4
RoasterMen

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-BIT
 
 

You can do with Q9650 and GT 1030
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4 Weeks Ago   #5
Algoroth

Windows 10 PRO x64
 
 

It depends on your budget. If you can find a Core 2 Quad cheap, a GTX 1050Ti is also a good choice. I got a I7 4790K from a friend and bought a GTX 1050Ti. I am gonna use this system until i have earned some money to buy and build my own gaming system.

Its hard to find Socket 775 CPU:s nowadays. If you want to find a Core 2 Quad, ebay is the only option.
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4 Weeks Ago   #6
mrjimphelps

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)
 
 

Have you considered going with a more light-weight OS than Windows? I have found that Linux Lite is a very light-weight system for my old computer -- my old computer runs well with Linux Lite 32-bit. You can create a Linux Lite DVD and boot to the DVD, to see how it runs on your computer -- doing this would not install anything on your computer, so it is a safe way to test Linux Lite with your computer.

If you are interested in trying this, go to www.linuxliteos.com.
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