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Specs of your first PC?
My PC from 1999 was a gateway with
20 gig HD
It was "upper tier" in '99 and cost about $1500. That was the first one I actually owned.
At school, I first gamed on an Apple II in the mid 80s and then got on line with Prodigy Internet in the very early 90s at a friends house. We were absolutely addicted to that pre-internet service...
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Celeron 500 mhz Processor
4mb Intel i810 integrated graphics.
Awww yea she was a beast back then 8) ...(Yeah right LMAO)
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Pentium II 350Mhz
64MB SDRAM. Added 256MB SDRAM later; 320MB total.
4MB ATi Rage Pro AGP. Upgraded to 64MB Geforce 2 MMX400 AGP that cost $5 from a friend.
6GB HDD but died. Went to a 2GB HDD.
All I remember playing on it is Counter-Strike and Mame/Kawaks/FinalBurn arcade emulators on it. That's all I had space for.
honestly? no idea it was a used thing and i could barely play games, the one i got now is MUCH better but not good enough either... laptops doesnt quite cut it.
this one however is the one i will count with, since the other doesnt really count, it was more a small gift from my dad so i didnt abuse my moms too much.
HP pavillion dv7
17 inch screen with 1080p native res
intel i7 2670qm
...radeon 6770m HD 2 gb
1tb HDD (sales style tb, so that means 912 true gb... 872 after windows 7 home premium 64 bit installed)
basic dvd drive.
i can run me2 full res and max set, me3 close to.
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Zukkus posted...I think mine had something like a 250mb HDD. This was back when you didn't even need an HDD to install Windows until 2.1x was released.
Got my 386 in 1989, and I had a smallish HD compared to my friends but it was 80mb. RAM was only 2MB though.
Mid 80's sometime, my father's old work computer. Pre-DOS. Green monochrome monitor. Bootup off a 5.25 floppy to run programs. The next one was better - it had a second monitor that could handle CGA games. I played a LOT of Life or Death.
I'm pretty sure my dad still has his old 70s computers, the ones with the HUGE floppy drives, that took like 10 inch disks.
Intel Celeron M 2 Ghz
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I have absolutely no idea. I think it was Windows 95 but that's all I remember, it was a while back.
Pentium 1 75mhz
Quad cd rom lol
Sound blaster capable audio card. Hahah.
I don't know what it was. But it was a Packard bell system.
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I had some custom made contraption, that was quite state of the art back in 1997-8ish. It had a Pentium 2, 64MB of RAM, CD-ROM and floppy drives, USB connections, a 4.2GB hard drive ("You will never, NEVER, need more than that!", said the builder), and a really nice graphics card that, for some reason, was incompatible with a crap ton of games.
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