NEW COMPUTER

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mja
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NEW COMPUTER

Post by mja » Sat Nov 17, 2007 11:08 am

Im getting a new computer and the spec is as follows,its a dell inspiron it has a Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E4500 Processor (2.2GHz,800MHz,2MB cache,2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM [2x1024,250GB) and a (7200rpm) Serial ATA Hard Drive with 8MB DataBurst™ cache.I just like to know what are peoples opinions are and the spec of the computer,should i be looking for something a bit more powerful.cheers mike. :)

Vertical
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Re: NEW COMPUTER

Post by Vertical » Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:58 pm

mja wrote:Im getting a new computer and the spec is as follows,its a dell inspiron it has a Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E4500 Processor (2.2GHz,800MHz,2MB cache,2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM [2x1024,250GB) and a (7200rpm) Serial ATA Hard Drive with 8MB DataBurst™ cache.I just like to know what are peoples opinions are and the spec of the computer,should i be looking for something a bit more powerful.cheers mike. :)
The Q6600 sells for $280. It is the best value in computing. Anyting even slightly faster than the Q6600 costs twice as much.

mja
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Post by mja » Sat Nov 17, 2007 4:39 pm

so.............do you think this spec would be efficient enough.

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Post by Atomikat » Sat Nov 17, 2007 5:12 pm

I'd prefer an internal 5400rpm instead of the 7200rpm that will cause more heat in your lappie. Getting an external 7200rpm will do the job efficiently.

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