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what kind of upgrade will i have to make if i want to play games like hl2 or doom3 in medium quality but good frames per second? my pc can play farcry but barely. i have a hp pavilion a809rs. its has celeron 340 2.93GHz 256KB L2 cache 533MHz front side bus, 512 MB ddr sdram PC2700, and intel 845gv with 64 MB allocated video memory.

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Thats not hard to anwer, maybe a better gfx card. If you have the money, get a new computer. Celerons won't do much for gaming, 1GB DDR PC3200 would also help.

ROger

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new gfx card

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if u wanna play games definitely new gfx card,but i see that ur model doesnt include pci-express or agp slots but only pci slot. now the best u can get for pci would be the 5700le. search that in the search box and u should find some links to where u can get one.

i would suggest getting a new computer for gaming but think that would affect your income. so find a decent pic gfx card and u should be able to get some improvements on gaming but dont expect to play all the new games on super high settings.

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(NT) (NT) FX5700LE or FX5500

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