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 $ m 0 l enzo matrix February 3, 2010 12:16:59 PM which games are these in? m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I don't how much of a difference the cheap CPU makes for this set up, would like to know. Forum SolvedWill my CPU make a significant difference in gaming? Forum What makes a bigger difference for fps, better CPU or more PCIE lanes? Forum SolvedWill my CPU really make a difference on Watch Dogs? Forum SolvedCPU upgrade, any noticable difference in dual core i5 & i7 ? Forum cpu speed makes big difference in game?? Forum SolvedIf I upgrade from 9500 GT to HD7750 on my PC, will it make a difference? Forum SolvedOverclocking- does it really make a difference if CPU not maxed? Forum SolvedWhen does a faster router CPU make a difference? Forum SolvedUpgrade video card or computer too old to make difference? Forum SolvedI need to upgrade my power supply for a new graphics card im buying, will the change from a 300W to a 550W make a difference ? Forum I3 what difference does the cache make? CPU+MOBO advice Forum Should i upgrade my cpu much difference in performance. Forum CPU Upgrade Difference Forum SolvedPlanning on upgrading CPU, how big of a difference is 95W Max TDP and 125W? Forum SolvedStorage upgrade-will an SSD/Hybrid drive make a difference? Forum SolvedUpgrading My Core 2 Duo 2.66 ghz(Socket 775) to a QX6700 Core 2 Extreme Will it Make a big difference In Fps in Games? Forum SolvedDoes HT makes a difference Forum Will upgrading my Acer Aspire M3970's GPU make any difference? Forum SolvedWill a new CPU make much of a difference? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !