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 CPU and socket upgrade suggestions - Forum Need suggestions for CPU upgrade - Forum CPU Upgrade Suggestions - Forum Cpu /mb upgrade suggestions for futureproof system - Forum Neep 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: ForumUpgrading CPU and Motherboard, need suggestions ForumSuggestions on Upgrade ForumSuggestions on Upgrade ForumCPU upgrade suggestions ForumUpgrading CPU need suggestions ForumLooking to Upgrade ! Suggestions are appreciated! ForumMotherboard/ CPU Upgrade Suggestions ? ForumPC Upgrade Suggestions ForumObligatory request for CPU upgrade suggestions ForumGPU Upgrade suggestions /advice !! ForumUpgrade suggestions ? ForumCPU Upgrade suggestions ? ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumCPU FSB 1333 but MOBO FSB 1066??? ForumNeed some quality opinions on a potential upgrade... More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !