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Windows 7: How To Buy A Gaming PC

03 Dec 2009   #1
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64
 
 
How To Buy A Gaming PC

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How To Buy A Gaming PC

12.03.09

For a truly connected and immersive experience, gaming desktops reign supreme. We walk you through the details of choosing the right gaming PC for you.

by <A href="http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2356567,00.asp#" s_oc="null">Joel Santo Domingo

When many people think of gaming, they automatically think of gaming consoles. And, sure, many households have at least one (if not all) of the three major gaming consoles available: the Microsoft Xbox 360, Sony Playstation 3, and Nintendo Wii. But for a truly connected and immersive gaming experiences desktop PCs reign supreme. Gaming PCs are more upgradable than laptops, and it's still easier to install expansion packages to PC games than on consoles. The new 120Hz monitors have heralded in a new chapter to 3D gaming, and you simply can't get all the new gaming bells and whistles unless you have a high-powered gaming PC. That said, you don't necessarily have to buy the most expensive desktop to play the most popular games.
More at: How To Buy A Gaming PC - Reviews by PC Magazine


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04 Dec 2009   #2
boogiem0nst3r

Windows Vista x64, XP x32..soon to be 7
 
 

that article was pretty worthless

summary: buy fast cpu, at least 4 gigs of ram, and fast gpu

pcmag needs to make that article way more informative.
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04 Dec 2009   #3
smarteyeball

 
 

It's aimed at those who are completely unfamiliar with computers.
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04 Dec 2009   #4
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

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