The $550 Gaming build by tomshardware Tags: Systems Last response: June 17, 2010 9:00 PM in Systems Share goalguy876 June 17, 2010 7:59:56 PM Hi again- You get one more core, but for gaming purposes it wouldn't make too much of a difference. Save the $20 and put it towards a better GPU. You also MAY be able to unlock the 4th core of the x3. More about : 550 gaming build tomshardware capyfive June 17, 2010 8:01:39 PM Cool thats exactly what I was looking for. You are a big help thanks for your time! m 0 l capyfive June 17, 2010 8:01:54 PM Hello, If I changed the processor from the Athlon ii x3 435 to a Athlon ii x4 635 would it make much of a difference or am I better off sticking with the cheaper processor? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer batuchka June 17, 2010 9:00:25 PM I would say nothing special: with an eye out for combos, etc i wouldn't have that CM Extreme Power PSU in even my $284 build let alone a $500++ one @@ m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved550$ gaming PC build assistance required Forum Solved~$550 Budget Gaming Build Forum SolvedGuys Need To build a Gaming Cpu In 550 us$ Forum SolvedHardware Compatibility For New Gaming Build. Forum Solvedlooking for a decent gaming pc (around 450-550) build Forum First time builder, $550 gaming PC inspired by Tom's Hardware Forum Solved$550 gaming pc build Forum SolvedFirst gaming pc build $550 Forum Solved550$ gaming PC build, is it any good? Forum Solved$550 Budget Gaming Build Forum SolvedThinking of making my first Gaming PC Build! Budget: 550$ Forum SolvedIs a 550W enough for a gaming build with a Power Edition 670? Forum Solved$550 AUD Gaming PC Build - Need some help! Forum SolvedNeed a hand.. been looking forever and am just ready to build one now.. 500-550 gaming desktop. Forum Solved550 dollar MAX gaming pc build? Forum Solved~$550 Budget Build for Light Gaming Forum Solved$500-550 gaming PC build Forum Solved$500-550 gaming PC build? Forum Solveda 550 Dollar Computer build GAMING! Forum SolvedWhat is the best the £550 gaming pc build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !