Older CPU upgrade Tags: CPUs Core Chip Intel Last response: May 30, 2010 12:47 AM in CPUs Share theemo May 29, 2010 6:17:53 PM Currently have an Intel core 2 4300 1.8 GHZ cpu and wish to upgrade. is any newer chip going to be an upgrade. looking to stay under $100 same socket type or would need to get a cpu/mobo combo. More about : older cpu upgrade theemo May 29, 2010 6:26:20 PM gigabyte ga-965 p shubham1401 a b à CPUs May 29, 2010 6:28:55 PM First OC your Current Processor... Related resources CPU Upgrade Help for an Older MOBO - Forum CPU upgrade on older Mobo? - Forum CPU upgrade ( older AMD)- my best option? - Forum Looking for GPU upgrade for older CPU in socket 939 - Forum Upgrading CPU on older Mac Mini - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer theemo May 29, 2010 6:31:01 PM im looking to upgrade to a new GPU and the older CPU will bottle neck any newer card that i get. will OCing the cpu help in that regard. shubham1401 a b à CPUs May 29, 2010 6:32:05 PM It will handle quite a number of cards unless you are going high end... Plus OC is free Which card are you planning to buy? theemo May 30, 2010 12:47:41 AM either a HD 5770 or gts 250 and I don't want the CPU to bottleneck any newer GPU I get Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOlder system upgrade Video Card or CPU /RAM/Mobo ForumNot sure if I should upgrade my monitor or get a cheaper/ older GPU ForumI want to update- upgrade older hp desktop ForumVideo card upgrade for older CPU ForumOlder build, am I due for an upgrade ? ForumAdvice on Video/graphic card upgrade for older computer ForumWhat upgrade would help my older gaming system the most ? : ) ForumOlder Motherbord wanting to upgrade CPU ForumNew cpu =less pins than the older one ForumBest GPU upgrade for older CPU ? ForumLooking to upgrade GPU on older PC ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumIs this my CPU's fault ForumWhat computer CPU is the equvelient of the Xbox 360 CPU? Forum3DMark Vantage low CPU score? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !