Crashing and suggested PC upgrades
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Join Date: Dec 2007
02-02-2012, 11:59 AM
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Simply cleaning your system will help a lot with overheating. If you want to improve cooling further then you may want to invest in a new CPU heatsink, a better case and perhaps some more fans.
A graphics card would definitely help with the Blue Screen issues (and a new PSU if you buy a graphics card). A HD 6570 would probably be fine, there's no need for anything too expensive if all you do is play games like STO and Shogun. The rest of your hardware is probably fine although rather out of date.
Thanks for that. Is the HD 6570 much better than the HD 3800 series? I suppose a better question would be how high I could put my graphics settings on STO with it.