Solved CPU or GPU Tags: GPUs Computers AMD CPUs Graphics Last response: October 25, 2013 6:35 PM in Graphics & Displays Share kasp9451 October 25, 2013 6:24:30 PM Hi i am about to upgrade my computer. I dont want to throw alot of money at it first time around so i am at a crossroads between upgrading my gpu or my cpu. and if so which should i be upgrading to?. My current specs are: CPU: AMD fx 4100 quad core GPU: AMD Radeon 6800 4 gb ddr3 ram i will mainly be using the computer for gaming such as Battlefeild 4 and other FPS's I am also running a dual monitor setup. edit: i have a ga-990xa-ud3 motherboard thanks for the fast responses my budget is around 600$ i am still wondering whether is should be the cpu or the gpu i am supposed to upgrade. More about : cpu gpu rolli59 a c 330 À AMD a c 853 à CPUs October 25, 2013 6:28:14 PM So what motherboard do you have and what is your budget? m 0 l Best solution swifty_morgan a b À AMD a b à CPUs October 25, 2013 6:35:56 PM and 8350 and a 7950/70 would be a good place to start. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs this GPU with this CPU good enough for gaming Forum SolvedWhat to upgrade? Cpu or Gpu Forum SolvedCan I Upgrade CPU and GPU of MSI GX60 Destroyer? Forum Solvedgpu bottlneck cpu Forum SolvedR9 280X framerate drops - GPU usage down, CPU usage up Forum SolvedUpgrading GPU/CPU/PSU, what do I need to do with drivers etc.? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my CPU or GPU first? Forum SolvedCPU OC NOT improving GPU OC Forum SolvedIs my CPU bottlenecking my GPU? Forum SolvedIdeal Temp? CPU and GPU Forum SolvedGood Idle Temps for my GPU and CPU Forum Solvedupgrade my cpu or gpu for gaming Forum SolvedType of CPU for video editing, considering i have a decent GPU Forum SolvedCPU and GPU temperatures Forum SolvedCpu issues. Seeing GPU usage drops and cpu Stutters periodically about every 20 seconds in games Forum SolvedComparison of AMD's APU and CPU+GPU help Forum Solvedprograms to monitor gpu and cpu performance? Forum SolvedWill a pcie 3.0x16 gpu work on a fm2 cpu build? Forum SolvedMotherboard that will work with this GPU and CPU Under 100$ Forum SolvedAre my CPU and GPU going to bottleneck? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !