Help to choose CPU and motherboard Tags: CPUs Motherboards Product Last response: October 18, 2011 5:02 PM in CPUs Share AlexAndr September 10, 2011 10:44:12 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 $200-250. I was thinking of: AMD Phenom II 1090T http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/ite... AMD PHENOM II X6 1055T http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AMD-PHENOM-II-X6-1055T-AM3-MO... INTEL CORE 2 DUO E7600 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MOTHERBOARD-BUNDLE-INTEL-CORE... Have lots of other ideas, but not sure what to get. My graphic card is 9800GT. Share you ideas, people! And thx for your help More about : choose cpu motherboard eleclerc September 10, 2011 11:45:22 AM If you use one video card, spend more money on CPU than motherboard. CPU AMD Phenom II 1090T Motherboard ASUS M5A78L-M LX AMD Socket AM3+ http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM3Plus/M5A78LM_LX... No USB3/SATA3, but if you don't need them why spend money on it. AlexAndr September 10, 2011 12:28:47 PM What about this one then? Core Quad Q8300 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MOTHERBOARD-BUNDLE-2GB-DDR3-I... Related resources Motherboard/CPU (HELP ME CHOOSE!) - Forum Help me choose a overclockable CPU/Motherboard/Memory combo - Forum Help me choose Best gaming CPU/Motherboard/RAM! for 300$ - Forum Help choose an ITX Motherboard / CPU Combo - Forum Help Choosing Motherboard,CPU, PSU and Hard drive - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer AlexAndr October 17, 2011 10:02:29 AM But I thought Intel is better then AMD. Will this CPU be enought for CODMW3 and BF3? AlexAndr October 18, 2011 5:02:51 PM My budget is about £200-£250 ($300-400) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help on Choosing motherboard for intel CPU and amd VGA Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a Motherboard and CPU Forum Solvedhelp choosing motherboard/ cpu Forum SolvedNeed help choosing new cpu,motherboard,ram for gaming Forum Need help choosing right CPU and Motherboard - Medium Budget (£200-300) Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new CPU & Motherboard Forum SolvedHelp choosing Motherboard/CPU Forum SolvedNeed help to choose a motherboard with a tight budget~~~ Forum SolvedNeed a new motherboard! Please help me to choose a one that works!!! Forum Solved300 USD - Budget. Need help to choose a better Intel GAMING processor and motherboard. Forum Need help choosing a Motherboard+CPU+RAM Bundle. Forum SolvedPlease help choose Z97 Motherboard that are about the same price range Forum SolvedHelp me choose a CPU Forum SolvedWhat CPU and Motherboard should I choose? Forum SolvedHelp me choose the right motherboard! Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !