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Help Upgrading to new pc


odin456

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Hi i am looking to upgrade my current pc here are my currents specs.

MO BO:asus m2n68 3 channel ddr2 max 8gb.

CPU: amd phenom 8650 tripple core am2+ max speed 2300mhz.

RAM: generic ddr2 6gb (3x2gb) 400mhz.

GPU: ati radeon HD 5570 1gb.

PSU: generic 650w.

what i want to upgrade to.

MO BO: Gigabyte A75-D3H FM1,CFire,DDR3 4 channel max.

32gb,USB3,SATA3,GBLan,ATX.

CPU:AMD Llano A8-3870K Socket FM1 Quad Core Processor 3000mhz.

RAM:Kingston 4GB 1333MHz DDR3 x4 may leave at only two of depending on funds.

GPU:Sapphire HD6670 2GB DDR3.

So mainly i want to know is it worth upgrading my pc like this or just get the new cards? as my current setup can handle everything i throw at it reasonably well skyrim plays ok up to medium settings same for other games.

my HDD are just two generic ones 160gb and a 250gb was thinking of getting a Western Digital VelociRaptor Hard Drive 250GB 10k rpm as well.

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odin456

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"just get the new graphic card"

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lotvic

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You could just get the new card for now and see how it performs, if you change your mind later you can get the other bits.

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