Solved Upgrade Suggestions Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: September 13, 2011 11:58 PM in Systems Share grimey September 4, 2011 3:32:32 PM Below is my system. What should I look at upgrading first? ASUS P5N-D LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 750i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard INTEL Core 2 Quad Q8200 2.33GHz Processor ROSEWILL Xtreme 750W Power Supply CORSAIR XMS2 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) (2x) EVGA GeForce 9800GT 512MB SLI and sometimes I switch to a single EVGA Geforce 470 Windows 7 64bit Professional Forgot to mention I am running a SAMSUNG 23" monitor as my main and a Dell 24" monitor as my second. More about : upgrade suggestions | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution ervinelim September 4, 2011 3:35:32 PM The Mobo and CPU. get an i5-2500k and z68 mobo. | Report abuse grimey September 4, 2011 3:38:25 PM Is there a big performance difference between the i7-2600k and i5-2500? | Report abuse 008Rohit Homebuilt system Expert September 4, 2011 3:43:43 PM Replace the PSU with an Antec/Corsair one. Overclock the processor to 3Ghz. | Report abuse ervinelim September 4, 2011 4:02:59 PM grimey said:Is there a big performance difference between the i7-2600k and i5-2500? Not when you're only gaming. | Report abuse grimey September 13, 2011 11:58:27 PM Best answer selected by grimey. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Upgrade Suggestions> Related ressources: ForumSuggestions on Upgrade ForumSuggestions on Upgrade ForumGaming GPU Upgrade Suggestions ForumLooking to Upgrade ! Suggestions are appreciated! ForumPC Upgrade Suggestions ForumHardware upgrade suggestions ForumGPU Upgrade suggestions /advice !! ForumUpgrade suggestions ? ForumTime to upgrade mobo Suggestions Please!!! ForumUpgrade suggestions ForumUpgrade , need suggestions ForumVideo card upgrade geforce 6600, help, suggestions ForumWant to upgrade my build. 400$ budget. Suggestions ? ForumAny Suggestions For An Upgrade - Gaming PC ForumMotherboard upgrade suggestions ForumLooking to upgrade case, need suggestions ForumSuggestions / Tips for an upgrade on the cheap ForumPrebuilt cyberpower desktop- upgrade suggestions ForumNeed some Upgrade suggestions ForumCPU and socket upgrade suggestions More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !