Solved Upgrade - advice hd 5770 Tags: Patriot Computers ASrock CPUs Last response: July 28, 2014 4:58 AM in Components Share Margretor July 23, 2014 6:17:54 AM Hello I have the following computer: CPU: I3-540 Motherboard: Asrock H55m-le Ram: 2x4gb Patriot GPU: HD5770 Asus Cucore I don't know if a 270x 2gb or 4gb edition is too much for my current configuration. Any help would be appreciated. More about : upgrade advice 5770 Reply to Margretor Joseph DeGarmo a b à CPUs July 23, 2014 6:24:56 AM Your CPU is limited. I would say either an R7-265 or GTX 750 Ti at the most before bottlenecking occurs. Reply to Joseph DeGarmo m 0 l Best solution plywrlw a b à CPUs July 23, 2014 6:27:53 AM Here's my thoughts, please fell free to contradict whatever I say! 1. The GPU will probably be bottlenecked by that processor but if you plan on upgrading your processor/motherboard in the relatively near future that shouldn't be an issue 2. What make/model/wattage is your power supply? 3. If you're gaming at 1080p or below most games will not benefit from the extra 2Gb of vRAM though badly optimised ones like Watchdogs may Reply to plywrlw Share Related resources Advice on gpu upgrade from a XFX hd 5770 for new display Asus VG248QE - Forum I need your advice upgrading HD 5770 or GTS 450? - Forum Upgrade from HD5770 Vapor-X - Forum Need to upgrade my HD 5770 - any help? - Forum Decent upgrade for ATI Radeon HD 5770 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Margretor July 23, 2014 6:37:13 AM 1080p monitor I have a Cooler Master GX 450W and I do plan to upgrade the cpu/motherboard but not right know, in 6 months or so. Reply to Margretor m 0 l plywrlw a b à CPUs July 28, 2014 4:58:19 AM In that case you'll need to upgrade your power supply for R9 270X. I recommend the 550W XFX Core edition http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Reply to plywrlw m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedLooking to upgrade AMD Radeon HD 5770 Forum Solvedupgrade from radeon hd 5770? Forum Solvedgraphic card upgrade question (Sapphire HD 5770 to Sapphire R9 270x) Forum SolvedWorth upgrading from Crossfire HD 5770 to one Radeon HD7850 ? Forum Solvedworth upgrading from Crossifre radon hd 5770 to GTX 560 Ti ? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my HD 5770s, CPU/Mobo, or is there a way to have both on my budget? Forum SolvedHD5770 Upgrade To What Card? $300 Budget Forum SolvedNeed Advice: whant to replace HD 5770 Forum SolvedLooking for upgrade from Radeon HD 5770 Forum SolvedNeed Advice on 3-way CF HD 5770 vs. GTX 560Ti Forum SolvedUpgrading Radeon HD 5770 gb DDR5 Forum SolvedUpgrading Radeon HD 5770 1GB help? Forum SolvedRadeon HD 5770 still a viable upgrade in 2012? Forum SolvedUpgrading ATI Radeon HD 5770 250$ Budget Forum SolvedGood deal on a GPU upgrade? (Radeon HD 5770 --> GeForce GTX 560) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !