Mb / cpu upgrade - mid range gaming system Tags: Homebuilt CPUs Systems Last response: January 14, 2011 2:38 AM in Systems Share dovr January 12, 2011 4:49:56 PM Hello, I am running Athlon 64 x2 dual core 6400+ 5770 Graphics Asus M2R32-MVP motherboard 6gb DDR PC2-6400 Windows 7 64 850w psu 40g ssd / 500g sata Would like to switch to better CPU and MB and move up to PC3 ram, main use is for gaming will reuse case / psu / ssd / fan / monitor/ gpu/ drives would like to switch to crossfire and add another 5770 will buy from newegg buying in next 5 - 10 days prefer amd total cost not that important, looking for sensible deal, need not be best available minimal experience at OC any mb /cpu /ram recommendations ? Many thanks for the advice More about : cpu upgrade mid range gaming system Hastibe January 14, 2011 2:38:59 AM What's your budget? I built a gaming rig about 11 months ago, with these (along with a Radeon HD 5770): AMD Athlon II X4 640 Propus 3.0GHz ($99) ASUS M4A79XTD EVO AM3 AMD 790X ($98) Super Talent DDR3-1600 4GB(2X2G) CL9 Dual Channel Memory ($56) It's been working beautifully! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPC Upgrade (mid range gaming system) help needed Forum Upgrade my CPU to a mid-range gaming CPU? Forum SolvedMid range system for gaming Forum SolvedMid/high-range gaming PC, looking to upgrade parts Forum SolvedBest Mid-Range CPU for pure gaming Forum SolvedMid Range gaming system for wife... rate plz Forum SolvedTrying to assemble a mid price range CPU for 3D modelling, rendering and Gaming Forum SolvedIs my mid-range gaming build too restrictive for possible future upgrades? Forum Looking for a mid range gaming cpu. Forum SolvedGuts of a mid-range gaming system: not solved: RAM Help Forum CPU for mid-range gaming with GTX 750 ti Forum Gaming On a Low End CPU and Mid-Range GPU? Forum Best Mid-Range CPU for pure gaming Forum SolvedWhat low/mid range mobile graphic card is at least equal to a Desktop Radoen HD3850 512mb? Forum SolvedA10 6800k system build for mid ranged gaming Forum mid-range Gaming PC upgrade Forum £680 - $720 mini-itx mid-range gaming system Forum Mid range gaming PC - Planning Upgrade Forum Mid-Range Gaming and Graphics-Programming System Forum Mid range gaming system w/possible oc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !