Upgrades to Current System - help Tags: Systems Last response: July 4, 2011 11:22 PM in Systems Share Gallarian July 4, 2011 9:36:42 PM Current specs: MBoard: MSi P55A-G55 (LGA 1156 socket) CPU: Intel i5 760 2.8Ghz(1156 socket) 8MB Cache GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD5670 1GB RAM: 4GB Corsair XMS3 (2.99GB usable) OP: Windows XP SP3 32bit Monitor: HP x23LED (23" at 1920x1080) PSU: CiT 500w HDD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 250GB (200GB free) Upgrading to: GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD6950 1GB PSU: Corsair TX750 V2 Enthusiast Series 750W OP: Windows 7 64bit (due to this all 4GB of RAM will be usable) Will I see a marked improvement in gaming performance if I go through with these upgrades? Are there alternatives to any of the upgrades that you feel would be better? (Max budget: £400 for all components listed) Thanks More about : upgrades current system Gallarian July 4, 2011 11:16:12 PM Also, would it be better to either: 1) Buy a 1155 mobo and get a intel i5 2500k CPU or 2) Keep same mobo and upgrade to intel i7-870 Timop July 4, 2011 11:22:54 PM Just OC, an CPU upgrade wont benifit you at all with your current card, the 760 is still a nice CPU. What you listed would work great, though if you don't plan to Crossfire, 650W is fine. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat upgrades would you suggest for my current system? Forum SolvedNeeding help on upgrading current system. Forum Need help upgrading current system Forum Help, Entire New System vs Upgrade Current System? Forum Help upgrading my current system Forum Needing help upgrading current gaming system Forum Upgrading my current system, help Forum Can my current system support these display upgrades and should I go ahead with them? Forum Best upgrades for my current system? Forum SolvedUpgrade for current system? Forum System upgrades from current setup Forum Current System Build. Upgrades? or new Rig? Forum SolvedLooking to Upgrade Current System - $900 - 1000 budget Forum SolvedShould I make this upgrade from this current system Forum SolvedUpgrade question: GTX 560 > GTX 760 on my current system specs? Forum Upgrades to current system Forum SolvedUpgrading current system with new guts Forum SolvedHelp me build a system better than my current one!!! Forum SolvedUpgrading graphics card on current system. Forum SolvedNew system upgrade or upgrade current system?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !