The Core 2 Duo at even 2.0 GHz can handily rip past your olde 3.2GHz P4.
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I was Wondering if it is still possible to buy a high end mother board ( looking for atlat 3.2GHz) also the mother baords would have to be able to read 4 gigs of ram and two video card slots? if it is still possible to buy mother boards like this or tell me a good site to build a good gameing computer i would be amazingly greatful! any other things i should know about building a good computer please help me out!