Solved upgrading my age old pc Tags: Configuration Intel Systems Last response: June 29, 2014 10:10 PM in Systems Share Gursimran Singh Bharaj June 29, 2014 9:50:49 PM i am planning to upgrade my PC. i am very short on the budget. right now i can spend a maximum of 20000 indian rupees. here is the config. intel intel dg41rq motherboard intel core 2 duo 2.4Ghz cpu ddr2 ram 2GB now i want to upgrade it for gaming. please advice which route should i take. should i get a new PSU and GPU or should i get new mobo with processor and later in the coming months buy a gpu? More about : upgrading age Reply to Gursimran Singh Bharaj bccorrupt June 29, 2014 9:57:41 PM Without a GPU you won't be playing any games other than browser or flash games. Get a GPU and power supply first and then upgrade your CPU/MB/ram later on. Reply to bccorrupt m 0 l Best solution i7Baby a b å Intel June 29, 2014 10:00:59 PM If you get a new cpu and motherboard, you will also need new ram. eg cpu http://www.flipkart.com/amd-3-5-am3-fx-6-core-fx-6300-f... 7000 mobo http://www.flipkart.com/gigabyte-ga-990xa-ud3-motherboa... 10000 ram http://www.flipkart.com/g-skill-ripjawsx-ddr3-8-gb-2-x-... 6000 with gpu you probably also need to get psu eg http://www.flipkart.com/seasonic-s12ii-520-watts-psu/p/... 5000 then get http://www.flipkart.com/msi-amd-ati-r9-270x-gaming-2g-2... 14000 Reply to i7Baby Share Related resources Putting down old yeller... or upgrading an aged PC - Forum The age old question - is this PC any good? - Forum an age old upgrade question...... - Forum Upgrading my 5-6 year old gaming PC - Forum Upgrading my old pc looking for help with compatibility. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Gursimran Singh Bharaj June 29, 2014 10:05:07 PM i7 baby should i get a gpu or cpu first? Reply to Gursimran Singh Bharaj m 0 l bccorrupt June 29, 2014 10:05:32 PM Something like these together for about 11k total. http://www.flipkart.com/seasonic-ss400bt-psu/p/itmdfbeq... http://www.flipkart.com/sapphire-amd-ati-hd-7770-1-gb-g... Or something like this. http://www.flipkart.com/seasonic-s12ii-520-watts-psu/p/... With one of these for 16k total. http://www.flipkart.com/asus-amd-ati-r7-260x-direct-cui... http://www.flipkart.com/msi-nvidia-n750-1gd5-oc-1-gb-gd... Then put the rest of your money aside to upgrade CPU/MB/ram later on. Reply to bccorrupt m 0 l i7Baby a b å Intel June 29, 2014 10:07:06 PM I would get the cpu, motherboard and ram first. Reply to i7Baby m 0 l bccorrupt June 29, 2014 10:09:53 PM I don't think he'll be doing much at all with a motherboard with no built in graphics and no video card. Did I miss where he linked an existing GPU? Reply to bccorrupt m 0 l Gursimran Singh Bharaj June 29, 2014 10:10:39 PM thank you so much guys Reply to Gursimran Singh Bharaj m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedUpgrading Old PC Gateway GT5411E Forum SolvedUpgrading Old PC Graphics Card Forum SolvedUpgrading old PC for gaming help Forum Solvedupgrading a slow 8 year old PC with least budget Forum SolvedNeed help in upgrading old pc for decent gaming Forum SolvedUpgrading old pc Forum SolvedUpgrading PC / Can I keep my old PSU? Forum SolvedOld PC Upgrading Forum SolvedUpgrading from a 5770 (4 year old PC) Forum SolvedUpgrading a new graphics card to a "old" pc? Forum SolvedUpgrading friends old PC, Intel + AMD routes please. Forum SolvedUpgrading parts in old PC Forum SolvedUpgrading Question (old PC) Forum SolvedUpgrading An Old PC: Teaching Old Dog New Tricks Forum SolvedUpgrading an old PC - where to start? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !