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Which one is a better gaming PC?
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Which one is a better gaming desktop for a Sims 2 gamer? Choice A or choice B?
Sims 2 is actually only supported on Windows Vista, XP, Windows ME, Windows 98 or Windows 2000.

Choice A
Operating System: Windows XP
RAM: 4GB
DVD Read Speed: 24X
CD Read Speed: 48X
HARD DRIVE: At least 5.5 GB / 250GB: 750GB
SOUND: DirectX 9.0 compatible YES
VIDEO: DirectX 9.0 compatible video card YES
Processor: 2.80GHz
video cards: ATI Radeon™ OR NVIDIA GeForce series: ATI HD 7790 (EA approved)
Processor AMD: Processor AMD

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Choice B
Operating System: Windows XP
RAM: 4GB
DISC DRIVE: 8x or faster CD/DVD drive: 24x
HARD DRIVE: At least 5.5 GB / 250GB: 500GB
SOUND: DirectX 9.0 compatible: 11
VIDEO: DirectX 9.0 compatible video card: 11
Processor :3.2GHz
video cards: ATI Radeon™ OR NVIDIA GeForce series: ATI RADEON 5450 (EA approved)
Processor AMD: AMD Athlon X2

Sims 2 requirements:
512 MB / 2GB RAM
DISC DRIVE: 8x or faster CD/DVD drive
HARD DRIVE: At least 5.5 GB required / 250GB recommend
SOUND: DirectX 9.0 compatible
VIDEO: DirectX 9.0 compatible video card
2.0 GHz OR 1300 MHz processor
video cards: ATI Radeon™ OR NVIDIA GeForce series
Processor AMD

Which one is a better gaming desktop for a Sims 2 gamer and why?
NEW UPDATE
Choice B
There some changes made.
SOUND: DirectX 9.0 compatible: 10
VIDEO: DirectX 9.0 compatible video card: 10
Instead of 11

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Choice B will work better!
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Choice A as the video card is much better performing than Choice B despite Choice B having a 3.2GHz. The video card in A beats B in;
Pixel rate
Memory bandwidth
And power consumption

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