CPU upgrade suggestions. Tags: CPUs Last response: October 9, 2008 9:43 AM in CPUs Share kogepan October 5, 2008 4:48:44 AM Hey everyone, I'm currently running on AMD x2 4800, thought I would do an upgrade but I just want to see if I'm making the right choice. MB: Asus M2A-VM HDMI I've checked here for the CPU support for my MB. http://support.asus.com/cpusupport/cpusupport.aspx?SLan... I'm thinking about upgrading to "Phenom X4 9750 (HD9750WCJ4BGH),2.4GHz,95W,rev.B3,SocketAM2+,Quad-Core " Is that a good choice? Any other suggestions? Thanks! More about : cpu upgrade suggestions jaragon13 October 5, 2008 6:10:20 AM I recommend getting the Phenom 9550,it's the cheaper of them. What is your current graphics card? I suggest spending more money on upgrading it. kogepan October 5, 2008 6:42:33 AM My graphic card is 8800GT. Will the 9550 perform just as well? I probably won't notice the difference right? Related resources What to upgrade? CPU+MB or PSU? Suggestions please! - Forum Looking to upgrade CPU, suggestions please - Forum CPU Upgrade Suggestions? - Forum CPU upgrade suggestions for Dell Vostro 220s desktop - Forum Looking for CPU upgrade suggestions - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dirtmountain a b à CPUs October 5, 2008 8:01:21 AM You may have to do a BIOS update. Use CPUZ to determine your current BIOS. kogepan October 5, 2008 8:18:38 AM My current BIO is 1604. I know from the list that if I was going to upgrade my CPU I would need to update my BIOS. But I just want to see if my CPU upgrade is a good choice first. kogepan October 9, 2008 9:43:51 AM Any other suggestions? Or should I wait until xmas time to see if AMD will drop in price? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWish 2 upgrade my CPU from Intel 2 AMD & MoBo also... Suggestions Needed... Forum SolvedTime for an upgrade. Undecided on CPU... Help/Suggestions Please! Forum crossfire/cpu upgrade advice/suggestions needed Forum SolvedSuggestions on upgrading my HP Compaq nx9010's CPU, Ram, and anything else cheap? Forum I want to upgrade my CPU need suggestions Forum SolvedAny suggestions for CPU/GPU upgrade?? Forum SolvedCPU upgrade suggestions Forum Upgrade Suggestions, GPU or CPU Forum CPU and GCARD upgrade suggestions Forum SolvedUpgrading my CPU for the first time, any suggestions? Forum SolvedNeed suggestions for upgrading gaming rig motherboard and CPU Forum I want upgrade my Motherboard and CPU, please give me some suggestions. Forum SolvedSuggestions for Upgrading My Gaming PC's CPU and Graphics Card Forum Thinking I should upgrade my cpu? Suggestions? Forum £200 cpu+mobo upgrade suggestions Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !