Upgrade Tags: CPUs Graphics Cards Motherboards Dual Core Last response: February 21, 2010 4:34 PM in CPUs Share ritwicksen4u February 21, 2010 4:00:18 PM I have a motherboard of Intel 865GVHZ & My current processor is Pentium 4 2.40Ghz with 512 MB DDR-1 Ram. I can't play those games which are require minimum 1/2 GB of RAM & 1/2 GB Graphics Card. My questions are: 1.can I buy 2 GB DDR-1 RAM & 1 GB Graphics Card for playing those games? 2. which types of Graphics Card is suitable for my configuration? 3. can I update it to core 2 duo or dual core? 4. which is better - core 2 duo or dual core? 5.what motherboard should I buy to update it to core 2 duo or dual core? More about : upgrade jsc a c 172 à CPUs a b U Graphics card a c 156 V Motherboard February 21, 2010 4:34:30 PM Your motherboard is for an Socket478 P4 CPU chip. You can expand the memory to 2 GB, but the board does not have a PCIe-X16 video slot. Instead of trying to find a compatible AGP card, you are better off saving for a new AMD or Intel i3/i5 system. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved[Upgrade] Budget Increased - Need new CPU + RAM + Motherboard for £400 Forum SolvedFirst build upgrade GPU/CASE/PSU Forum SolvedSteps to upgrade from hdd to ssd. Forum SolvedCan I upgrade a Dell Optiplex 745 small form factor PC? Forum SolvedI am in need of some fresh ideas for a semi-new build / upgrade project Forum SolvedNetwork Adapter and ethernet controller missing after windows 7 ultimate upgrade HELP!!! Forum SolvedGPU Upgrade or CPU Upgrade?!? Forum SolvedWhat should I Upgrade? Forum SolvedIs a Xeon E3 processor a good choice for a gaming/editing rig my upgrade budget of $400? Forum SolvedPC Upgrade help 800 bucks budget Forum SolvedPower Supply Upgrade Forum SolvedCPU Upgrade from FX4300 to FX6300 Forum SolvedUpgrade ram from speed 2133 to 2400 Forum SolvedPC Upgrade, what are your thoughts? Forum SolvedI got $90 to upgrade my PC SSD or Liquid Cooling? Forum SolvedCritical HARD DISK shall I upgrade and to what? Forum SolvedFinalizing AMD AM3+ upgrade configuration - video card and power supply advice Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 3570k upgrade to i7 4790k? Forum SolvedDo I need a new CPU? If so, what should I upgrade to? Forum SolvedHow is this for a small upgrade? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !