I've put up loads and loads of questions on yahoo answers, i did used to have 250 points now it's like 160 or something, Because i want to spend some of my savings £600 on a decent gaming computer and i think 600 pound is like $1000-ish, But i keep getting different replies some say it's crap and wont play decent modern games, others say it's okay, some say it's really good, I dont know what to think! So can somebody who atchaully knows about all this stuff give a true answer is this computer any good and will it play modern games well and how good will be the graphics card, Thanks alot. ProcessorAMD Phenom II X2 545 Processor - 3.0 GHz - 2.0 GHz HT - 6MB L3Cache Operating SystemGenuine Windows® 7 Home Premium RAM- 4 GB installed DDR2 RAM - 4GB maximum RAM capacity Graphics cardATI Radeon HD 5550 - 512GB dedicated GDDR5 memory Screen typeNone Hard drive500GB 7200rpm SATA II Optical disk driveDVD/RW Memory card reader25-in-1 USB8 (4 in front, 4 in rear) FireWire1 Modem/Ethernet10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Video interface1 x DVI 1 x VGA 1 x HDMI Audio interface3.5mm, SPDIF TV outputVGA, HDMI Extension card slot1 x PCIEx1 2 x PCI Sound5.1 High Definition Audio Keyboard & MouseYes, wired Additional features1 x eSATA port Accessories includedKeyboard, mouse, power cable, documentation, 1 year warranty Software includedMicrosoft® Office 2007 Trial with Microsoft® Works Bullguard/Norton Internet Security 2009 Works 9 SE Google Browser Internet Explorer 8
I would recommend finding something with the Phenom II X4 processor and buy a ATI HD 5770 yourself.
1.5TB HDD (~$100)
decent p55 motherboard ~$100
a power supply ~$70
so shop around..