Would cpu upgrade makes difference for.... Tags: Components Last response: February 3, 2010 12:31 PM in Components Share zzzxtreme February 3, 2010 4:46:47 AM hi, my nephews' PC is an HP6155D Core 2 Duo E4400 (C) DC 2.0 GHz 800 MHz front side bus Intel 945G 2GB RAM ASUS ENGTX260 TOP 896MB I just recently upgraded the graphic cards running windows XP, all updated, latest dx , HDD on IDE mode despite having SATA HDD they say playability is ok, but some games, when I move the character up to look at the sun, it lags, even at low settings. (1440*900). what can I do to improve gaming experience with minimum spending ? thanks in advanced More about : cpu upgrade makes difference shagrathdex666 February 3, 2010 5:45:52 AM you could always try to overclock the cpu by a little margin 2.4 ,2.5 or getting a tad faster processor they are now about 80 to 120 $ enzo matrix February 3, 2010 12:16:59 PM which games are these in? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sportsfanboy February 3, 2010 12:31:55 PM Also make sure that power supply can produce enough power to run the card correctly. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumcpu speed makes big difference in game?? ForumCrossfiring HD 6850's makes NO FPS difference ? ForumC9 or C10 ? Does it makes a difference ? ForumUpgrading graphics card on old CPU - makes sense or not? ForumSSD makes a difference ForumWill this upgrade make any difference ? ForumWhich CPU upgrade makes most sense ForumWhat makes best difference ForumWhat makes X CPU better than X ForumLittle upgrade , worth it? make a difference ? ForumThe difference in FPS/perf' when upgrading a CPU ? ForumWhat upgrade would make a more difference ForumJust ordered new CPU , will it make a difference ? ForumWhat makes a bigger difference for fps, better CPU or more PCIE lanes? ForumWhich makes a bigger difference ? ForumSize of moduels make a difference ? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumDifference between drivers & mother board drivers? ForumDifference in performance worth difference in price?? ForumUPGRADE RAM More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !