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    OcUK GeForce 275 or XFX ATI Radeon HD 4890 XT?

    Hi, The PC will be used both for work and games e.g. CoD 4 (On-Line) Regards, Andrew
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    OcUK GeForce 275 or XFX ATI Radeon HD 4890 XT?

    Hi, Thought that this might happen... I'm reading to many posts and articles :( As a result I'm not sure which graphics card to put into my new PC, do I stick with my first choice which was the OcUK GeForce 275 or do I swap it with the XFX ATI Radeon HD 4890 XT? Any thoughts and advice...
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    Antec 902 or Cooler Master Stacker 832?

    Hi, I've been looking around at cases and in my build was going to go with the Antec 902. However I much more prefer the look of the Cooler Master Stacker 832, even though it is quite a bit more expensive and bigger. Or what about the Cosmos? Does anyone currently have one of these or have...
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    5ms Versus 2ms Response Time?

    Hi, As some of you will know from anther post I was looking to purchase a Samsung SM2233BW 22" Widescreen LCD Monitor. This monitor has a response time of 5ms. I will be playing games such as CoD 4 and believe that the lower the response time the better? My question is, is the 2ms...
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    Monitor Size?

    Hi, Thanks for all your replies and views, appreciate it :) I've already got glasses, so no expense needed there :) I've decided to start with one, mainly due to a matter of funding and have decided to go with the Samsung SM2233BW 22" Widescreen LCD Monitor. Depending on what money I...
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    Monitor Size?

    Running as dual screen side by side?
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    Monitor Size?

    Hi, Just thought I'd ask and see what the most common size of people's monitors are, possibly I should have created a Poll? Also, how many people have a dual monitor configuration? I've just ordered some parts for my first build and have yet to decide on which monitor to purchase. I was...
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    What were your Fav. Games of 20 years ago

    Mine would be Elite, Duke Nuke 'Em, Bubble Bobble, Quake & Call of Duty
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    Windows 7 Windows 7 - Should I Dive Straight In?

    Hi, I feel like I'm between a rock and a hard place! I plan to get the new PC up and running before October, end of July is all goes well. Earlier this afternoon I was all for going down the Vista Business x64bit route, but like you say it seems pointless paying for that if in October I...
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    Windows Vista Vista Business x64bit & Games

    Thanks for the reply :thumb: , Vista Business it will be. Regards, Andrew
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    Windows Vista Vista Business x64bit & Games

    Hi, Does anyone know if there are any problems running games e.g. CoD4 On-Line on Vista Business x64bit? I've googled and can't seem to find a definitive answer, anyone use Vista Business and happens to play games on it? Regards, Andrew
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    Windows 7 Windows 7 - Should I Dive Straight In?

    In that case it'll have to be either XP Pro 64bit or Vista Business 64bit, any thoughts or views as to which? Regards, Andrew
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    Windows 7 Windows 7 - Should I Dive Straight In?

    Hi, It appears that the majority of people using Windows 7 are running it either as a VPC or Dual Boot. Mmmmm... I hope to have my new PC built by the end of July, I'll download the 64bit RC and burn it to a disk probably next week at the office. However, in view of Microsoft advising not...
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    Windows 7 Windows 7 - Should I Dive Straight In?

    Hi & Thanks to you both for your replies, It will be used for both work and play, work being an Oracle/MS SQL based .NET application at times requiring development in MS Visual Studio and report writing etc. Play would be games e.g. CoD 4 On-Line plus surfing etc. I thought I would make...
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    Windows 7 Windows 7 - Should I Dive Straight In?

    Hi, How many people are currently using Windows 7 and what are your thoughts and experiences of it? The reason for asking is that I'm going to build myself a new PC over the next 2 months, would like to do it in one go but due to finances I'll have to spread the build over 2 pay days :(...
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