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User Info: Whitemike20052

Whitemike20052
4 weeks ago#1
I already have a case if it can be reused.
https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119137

I have a 980 graphics card i plan on using. Just need the bear minimum to get this thing up and running. Am i gonna have to reinstall windows? Should i upgrade from Windows 7?

Upgrading from a

i7 920 @ 3.8

980

14 gigs of ram

Windows 7.

Built in 2009. Desperately need an upgrade.

Thanks guys.
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User Info: ToastyOne

ToastyOne
4 weeks ago#2
Yes, u need to reinstall windows.

User Info: superstud69x

superstud69x
4 weeks ago#3
https://www.reddit.com/r/buildapcforme/

fill out the little form of budget, purpose, etc, and they'll come up with a few builds usually.
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User Info: Whitemike20052

Whitemike20052
3 weeks ago#4
superstud69x posted...
https://www.reddit.com/r/buildapcforme/

fill out the little form of budget, purpose, etc, and they'll come up with a few builds usually.


Thanks for the link.

In 2009 the guys/girls here built one for me and its still going strong today. Came for the same treatment.
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User Info: zhenghan

zhenghan
3 weeks ago#5
Id wait for coffee lake s
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User Info: boochy

boochy
3 weeks ago#6
Reddit.com/r/buildapc is a lot bigger resource for building..
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User Info: captsplatter_1

captsplatter_1
3 weeks ago#7
zhenghan posted...
Id wait for coffee lake s

ya for the 8 cores. Actually I would wait for the coffee lake S+ with the 12 cores.
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User Info: zhenghan

zhenghan
3 weeks ago#8
captsplatter_1 posted...
zhenghan posted...
Id wait for coffee lake s

ya for the 8 cores. Actually I would wait for the coffee lake S+ with the 12 cores.

Good idea.
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User Info: godplaysSNES

godplaysSNES
3 weeks ago#9
You'll need a new Windows license but chances are you can do a clean install of Win10 using your current Win7 key
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User Info: thanthen

thanthen
3 weeks ago#10
There is no difference performance wise in games between 8600 and 8700.

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