Solved Upgrade question?? Tags: DDR3 HD Components Last response: March 2, 2012 11:43 AM in Components Share lucasrivers March 2, 2012 2:48:20 AM Hey guys, I'm planning an upgrade of my system. I have 3 options and i need help choosing one. My current system: AMD Phenom II X4 840 3.2GHZ Wester digital 1.5TB 5900K RPM Asus Motherboard Thermaltake 750W PSW Option 1: G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 Mushkin Enhanced Chronos 2.5" 120GB SATA III XFX HD-687X-CNFC Radeon HD 6870 2GB Option 2: XFX HD-687X-CNFC Radeon HD 6870 2GB G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 AMD Phenom II X4 975 Black Edition 3.6GHZ Option 3: XFX HD-687X-CNFC Radeon HD 6870 1GB G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 <------- Mushkin Enhanced Chronos 2.5" 120GB SATA III I do plan on upgrading to the Intel 2011 plarform in the next 6-8 months, so I'm looking for the option that gives me the most performance untill then. Thanks a lot. More about : upgrade question | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution sonexpc March 2, 2012 3:29:49 AM Option 1 .... all the item you can still use in the new system....won't waste it! | Report abuse lucasrivers March 2, 2012 11:43:48 AM Best answer selected by lucasrivers. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Upgrade question??> Related ressources: ForumTo Build or Upgrade , that is the question (and I need help!) ForumQuestion about the ASUS P5WD2 premium motherboard and a RAM upgrade : ForumBudget gaming upgrade build, bottleneck question ForumDouble Question , Dual monitor and graphics upgrade ForumIntel i5 2320 3.0ghz Upgrade question ForumUpgrade question please advice me ForumGraphics Card Upgrade Question Forum2560x1440 question (GPU upgrade ) ForumBudget Upgrade Question Forum[Motherboard] Question (Processor upgrade ) ForumCPU Upgrade Question ForumProcessor Upgrade Question ForumUpgrade Question ForumMotherboard upgrade question ForumSimple Upgrade question ForumIs this compatible? Forum[Solved] Cpu upgrade question ForumUpgrade Question Forum[Solved] Upgrade to Core 2 Quad question Forum[Solved] Upgrade/Bottleneck Question More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !