yer i was looking at the i5 and a motherboard for it came to about £250, i just thought my cpu atm may be bottle necking my graphics card.
david you would keep the cpu? i thought the 650 were pretty bad cpu's
i want to get the best out of my pc, atm i have
i5 650 3.2
ati sapphire hd 7850 1gb
4 gb ram (soon upgrading to 8gb)
medion mb not sure what model
ocz 500 w psu
I don't think that the i5 will hold back your GPU. But I can not confirm it, since I have never owned a setup like yours :-/
Does anybody here @Tomshardware knows if the CPU will hold back the GPU?
Btw: What kind of games do you play? And at what resolution?