Currently have an I5-750=upgrade to Sandy Ridge? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Processors Intel i5 Socket Last response: January 3, 2011 1:03 PM in CPUs Share pittguy578 January 3, 2011 5:58:38 AM Just wondering. I think the new processors use an 1156 socket. I was going to get the I7-2600K. Should I get a major performance boost? More about : 750 upgrade sandy ridge anort3 a c 227 à CPUs January 3, 2011 6:06:37 AM It's a new socket 1155. You will need a new motherboard. m 0 l saint19 a c 159 à CPUs January 3, 2011 12:59:14 PM My 1st question before give you and advice. Do your REALLY need change to sandy? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mdd1963 a b à CPUs January 3, 2011 1:03:39 PM the differences in some video encoding/decoding times are substantial, however, for a gaming rig, I'd stand pat for now... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Ridge Racer 2 upgradable ?? Forum Solvedi5-750 upgrade options Forum SolvedMemory Upgrade (currently have Tri channel DDR3) Motherboard is Quad Channel Forum SolvedTime to upgrade my Lynnfield i5-750? Forum SolvedWould the CPU I have currently bottleneck my card if I were to upgrade? Forum SolvedUpgrading my AMD X4 @3.4 to i5-750 @2.67 (maybe OC later on) Forum SolvedUpgrading RAM memory - Currently 2x2gb DDR3 - Adding 2x4gb DDR3 Forum SolvedCurrently have a MCP73M02H1 (LGA775 socket) motherboard with an Intel Pentium E2160 CPU installed. Looking to upgrade. Forum SolvedI have a 2500K cpu and a motherboard with PCIe 3.0 slots. I have a 560 Ti currently and want to know how I should upgrade. Forum Solvedi currently have a gtx 670 should i upgrade ? Forum SolvedWant to upgrade to 2x8gb. Currently have 2x4gb. Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 945 currently, what is the best video card upgrade for emulation? Do I need to upgrade chip? Forum SolvedCurrently Running AMD a8-3800 What to upgrade to? Forum SolvedUpgrade for 1156 Socket -Currently have i7 860 @ 2.8ghz Forum SolvedCurrently have an HDD with Windows 7 x64 OEM but want to upgrade to Windows 8 Forum SolvedWhat would be a better upgrade from Core i5 - 2400 Sandy Bridge? Forum Solved[What would you do?] Currently have GTX 660Ti with a $700 budget for upgrade. Forum SolvedUpgrading from an i3 Sandy Bridge. Have a few questions. Forum SolvedSystem upgrade to I5-750 need some help Forum SolvedUpgrade Issues: Sandy Bridge to Ivy Bridge Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !