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Help to choose CPU and motherboard
Sep 10, 2011, 10:44 AM
Hello. I am thinking of upgrading my CPU with motherboard. I currently have P4 3.20ghz with Optiplex GX280.
I am looking for good gaming CPU with new motherboard for about $200-250.
I was thinking of:
AMD Phenom II 1090T
AMD PHENOM II X6 1055T
INTEL CORE 2 DUO E7600
Have lots of other ideas, but not sure what to get. My graphic card is 9800GT.
Share you ideas, people! And thx for your help
Oct 18, 2011
help choose motherboard
Sep 10, 2011, 11:45 AM
If you use one video card, spend more money on CPU than motherboard.
AMD Phenom II 1090T
ASUS M5A78L-M LX AMD Socket AM3+
No USB3/SATA3, but if you don't need them why spend money on it.
Sep 10, 2011, 12:28 PM
What about this one then?
Core Quad Q8300
AMD Phenom II x4 965 on a (dual cpu) motherboard?
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Your opinions on this CPU bundle (AMD Phenom II X6 1090T)
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Oct 17, 2011, 10:02 AM
But I thought Intel is better then AMD. Will this CPU be enought for CODMW3 and BF3?
Oct 18, 2011, 5:02 PM
My budget is about £200-£250 ($300-400)
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