Solved Di I need to upgrade both CPU and GPU? Tags: GPUs CPUs Geforce Graphics Last response: May 29, 2014 4:42 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Grontag May 29, 2014 4:18:32 PM Hello. I have an i3 2120 3.30 GHz, and a GeForce GTX 550Ti. I am planning to upgrade the GPU, but will that CPU be enough? Thank you! More about : upgrade cpu gpu Reply to Grontag Suztera a b à CPUs May 29, 2014 4:24:33 PM What is your planned gpu upgrade? What is your current power supply? Brand and model? How many amps on the 12V rails? i3 is still ok for now. They still capable of delivering performance. Reply to Suztera m 0 l Grontag May 29, 2014 4:32:12 PM Im planning to buy a Geforce GTX 650 Ti Boost, the power supply is not top notch, it has 500W. Thanks for your answer! Reply to Grontag m 0 l Related resources upgrade my cpu or gpu or both?? - Forum Upgrade CPU or GPU, or even both? Under $400 - Forum Need an computer upgrade advice. Change processor or GPU, or change both? - Forum What to upgrade? CPU or GPU? (Or both??) - Forum CPU+Mobo or GPU upgrade or both? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Suztera a b à CPUs May 29, 2014 4:34:17 PM What is your current power supply? Brand and model? How many amps on the 12V rails? Reply to Suztera m 0 l Grontag May 29, 2014 4:37:12 PM Model is Tacens Radix V-550, it has two 12v trais, 12V1 and 12V2, both working at 20A. -12 at 0.5A. Reply to Grontag m 0 l Best solution Suztera a b à CPUs May 29, 2014 4:40:26 PM THe 650Ti boost is doable on your current power supply but i would recommend at some point upgrade it to a better quality. Stick to brands such as: Antec, Corsair(AX,HX or TX series only), Seasonic or XFX Reply to Suztera Share Grontag May 29, 2014 4:42:42 PM Thank you! Reply to Grontag m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solved*Repost* What Kind Of Liquid Cooler will I need if i wanna overclock both CPU & GPU (2 GPUs)(The CPU 4.6Ghz The GPU 1150Mhz) Forum SolvedWhat Kind Of Liquid Cooler will I need if i wanna overclock both CPU & GPU (2 GPUs)(The CPU 4.6Ghz or 4.8Ghz The GPU 1150Mhz)? Forum SolvedUpgrade CPU, GPU, both, or neither? Forum Upgrade CPU or GPU, or even both? Forum SolvedNeed Advice: Upgrade CPU or MOBO or BOTH Forum Upgrade CPU or GPU? Both? Neither? OC instead? Forum Upgrade help with cpu or gpu or both Forum Upgrade gpu or cpu or both Forum Upgrade the CPU GPU or both? Forum What to upgrade- CPU, GPU, or both? Forum Upgrade the CPU, GPU or both? Forum SolvedOverclocking both CPU and GPU with Kraken G10? Forum SolvedDo I Need A Cpu Upgrade OR GPU Upgrade Forum SolvedIs it beneficial to overclock both your GPU/CPU/RAM? Forum Upgrading cpu,gpu,both, or new comp 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 !