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Should I upgrade my 486?

Posted By : of Data Doctors on September 22, 1999

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because it is a 486 i should prob. dump it..... aol is soooooooo slow. the internet takes forever. i want a pentium. should i put the processor into this? Or should i buy a new motherboard with the pentium cpu in it?

This question was answered on September 22, 1999. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Yes, you should "dump it." The 486 was a good processor in it's time, but it's time has passed If you want a Pentium, you will probably have to buy a new motherboard to put it in anyway, because the processor slots are different Modem speed is also a factor, as well as memory The story gets longer, as well as more expensive The investment will be worth it, though.

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Posted by of Data Doctors on September 22, 1999

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