Need help with I3-530 Tags: CPUs Core Intel i5 Last response: February 26, 2010 12:26 AM in CPUs Share tommypierson February 25, 2010 10:02:08 PM I just purchased a new gateway with a core I3-530. I want to Upgrade to core I5-670. So here are my ???? The motherboard is a Gateway H57, Will the Motherboard accept this upgrade and other than the cpu swap will I need to change anything in BIOS? All I do with the computer is play games. Will I see a major improvment with the I5-670. More about : 530 tommypierson February 25, 2010 10:25:35 PM No I added a Geforce GTX260. But won't i get better fps and better game play a chip that is a .5 ghz faster??? m 0 l tommypierson February 25, 2010 10:33:07 PM Sorry I'm new THE I5-670 IS THE ONE I AM LOOKING AT m 0 l Related resources Core i3-530 overcloking limit. Need help. - Forum Need Advice on Budget System Build i3-530 - Forum Need some PSU help pertaining to a GPU. - Forum I need help choosing a budget CPU - Forum Need help with possible frequency lock - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tommypierson February 25, 2010 11:38:05 PM Quote:Same socket but meh on it dropping right in. Look to see if you can configure your computer model with that processor That is one of my ???? How would I see if I could configure my pc with that processor or should I just buy a new motherboard like a msi or asus h57. m 0 l tommypierson February 26, 2010 12:12:16 AM Gateway® DX4831-01e Bestbuy m 0 l tommypierson February 26, 2010 12:26:42 AM Yes Corsair 750hx m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help with PC build I5 4590, GTX 770 Forum SolvedNeed help with budget build, Kind of urgent Forum SolvedNeed help with buying a 650w PSU Forum SolvedHelp me find a MSI board that best fits my need! Forum SolvedNeed help with £600 pc build Forum SolvedReusing a code need help Forum SolvedNeed help with power supply question Forum SolvedNeed help ASAP! Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a motherboard? Forum SolvedReally need help with pc guys, please please Forum SolvedI need help reformatting back my sd card please? Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC need help figuring out the parts Forum SolvedNeed Help Very Badly Please Help Forum SolvedNeed help choosing monitors. Forum SolvedNeed help building my first computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !