Upgrade or not - 2600xt - 5550 Tags: Graphics Cards Games Graphics Last response: July 27, 2010 2:01 PM in Graphics & Displays Share fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 12:53:52 PM hi guys, Im just wondering if its worth upgrading from a 2600xt to a 5550. Would i gain anything in games??? More about : upgrade 2600xt 5550 wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 1:01:57 PM It depends on the rest of your system... What are your full specs? fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 1:17:35 PM intel q6700 overclocked to 3.66ghz, dfi lanparty mobo, 4gb ocz ram, 850 watt be quiet dark power pro psu Related resources Upgrade for 2600XT (that has equivlant power requirements) - Forum Need help to flash H5550 (Upgrade German Windows to English) - Forum Core 2 Duo T5550 upgrade - Forum Upgrading from 2600xt £50 budget - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 1:29:27 PM can you be more specific about mobo? i can't find anything related to your mobo... maybe you can give me a link? fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 1:31:30 PM on the box it says its the DFI lanparty DK p45-t2rs plus wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 1:41:23 PM http://www.motherboardpro.com/DFI-LANPARTY-DK-P45-T2RS-... Is that your mobo? fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 1:42:47 PM yes m8 it is wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 1:44:58 PM Okay, the rest of your system are great... BUT, why do you want HD 5550???! Get at least HD5770 or higher (HD5850 or GTX470) and fly with your PC... fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 1:49:39 PM im planning on getting a 5850 but i cant afford one at the moment so i was just wondering if i would get any noticable performance increase over the 2600xt until i can afford a 5850 wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 1:54:20 PM Oh, for just temporary, right? so it's okay, get HD5570 at least... It MUCH faster than 2600XT... fizzy con carne July 27, 2010 1:56:42 PM ive just looked at the 5570 and its hardly any more money so i will buy one. Thx very much for the help wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card July 27, 2010 2:01:18 PM okay, go for it. If you have any problem, just ask on this forums... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !