Under $600 upgrade build? or spend $1000 fresh setup

Approximate Purchase Date: Soon if current system is not worth upgrades

Budget Range: $1000

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, streaming vids, net surfing

Parts Not Required: PSU, GPU, mouse, keyboard, monitor, Tower

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: any

Country of Origin: U.S.

Parts Preferences: ASUS M4A89TD PRO/USB3 AM3 AMD 890FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition Thuban 3.3GHz, 3.7GHz Turbo 6 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 125W Six-Core Desktop Processor HDE00ZFBGRBOX

Western Digital Caviar Black WD6402AAEX 640GB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

G.SKILL Sniper Low Voltage Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBSR2

Total: $584.96

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: either

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments: Let me just say that i am a cheap skate but some things cannot be avoided. my current pc HP Pavilion Media Center m7250n - Pentium D 820 2.8 GHz http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/hp-pavilion-media-center/4507-3118_7-31594369.html

My current pc is running 3gb of ram and a Geforce 8500GT 1024mb graphics card. Basically do i need to upgrade everything or what can i upgrade to get better performance for the least money i have done my research and understand i can upgrade my current cpu to Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor 670 supporting HT Technology
(2M Cache, 3.80 GHz, 800 MHz FSB) but will i see a gain? I thought maybe it was my GPU so i tryed XFX GS-250X-YDFV GeForce GTS 250 512MB 256-bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150513&cm_re=Nvidia_GTS_250-_-14-150-513-_-Product But it offered no significant change.
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