Looking to upgrade my gaming rig but I have no idea what would be the best choice to increase my performance. Tags: AMD Components Last response: August 1, 2014 12:26 AM in Components Share Joro007 July 31, 2014 9:59:59 PM Specs Mobo- ASUS M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 + SB950 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Ram-CORSAIR XMS 8GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) CPU-AMD FX-6300 Vishera 6-Core 3.5GHz (4.1GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ GPU- SAPPHIRE 100366-2L Radeon R7 260X 2GB 128-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 Power- Rosewill Stallion Series RD700 700W ATX12V V2.3 More about : upgrade gaming rig idea choice increase performance Reply to Joro007 avenseth12 July 31, 2014 10:15:33 PM I would move up the FX CPU chart and maybe go 8350 or higher and upgrade your GPU to R9 series. Reply to avenseth12 m 0 l Alexdiaz August 1, 2014 12:26:35 AM It's already a really good build but I would also recommend a 8350 or you could get a R9-270x instead. Maybe a SSD would be good. Reply to Alexdiaz m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources What should I upgrade on my rig to increase gaming performance? Forum Best Gaming Upgrades for my Rig? Price to Performance Increase Forum SolvedWhat should i upgrade first to increase my gaming performance ? solution Looking for best CPU and DDR2 memory to increase in Motherboard GA-P35-DS4 (rev. 2.1) for gaming performance solution SolvedWhat to upgrade in order to increase gaming performance? solution SolvedLooking to upgrade Memory? what's the best choice? solution SolvedCould somebody build me a value gaming rig? I am looking for best performance per dollar? solution looking for the best price/performance gaming rig $600 Forum SolvedLooking to increase gaming performance on my laptop, possibly using an eGPU solution SolvedLooking to upgrade my gaming rig, what should i go for? $250 budget (CPU, RAM, Graphics Card, Hard Drive...) solution What Should I Upgrade to Increase Gaming Performance Forum Solved4890 to R7 265-what kind of performance increase am I looking at here? solution [Upgrade] What kind of gaming performance increase will this hold? Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade from 24in monitor for primarily gaming. I'm running a evga 760 gtx oc, 12g ram, i7. What's going to perform solution SolvedIs a Xeon E3 processor a good choice for a gaming/editing rig my upgrade budget of $400? solution SolvedWhat would give me the best overall performance increase? Forum SolvedWill this upgrade increase my gaming performance ?? Forum Solvedlooking for a gaming pc hard drive (i have no idea what i need, so need some pro tips) solution SolvedGaming performance. What needs an upgrade? solution Whats the best performance upgrades for my gaming build ??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !