Is my motherboard worth it?? Tags: Homebuilt Motherboards Dual Core Systems Last response: January 3, 2012 6:30 AM in Systems Share cambrano January 2, 2012 12:56:26 PM ok so i have a Asus M2A-MVP motherboard Amd athlon 64 x2 dual core processor 6000+ 2.99ghz cureently have in it 3gig ddr2 ram Dual Ati radeon HD 2600 XTs Is this motherboard worth it to get new parts to make it faster or would i be better off getting new computer or upgrading motherboard with new parts More about : motherboard worth geekapproved a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard January 2, 2012 1:02:20 PM You can't upgrade it, it's too old. Get a new computer. cambrano January 2, 2012 1:07:09 PM what would you suggest? buying one from wally world/electronic store or build own? as in cheaper for the better deal, i have a 680watt psu i believe and a nice case Related resources Worth it to add a FX-8150 to this motherboard ? - Forum Worth upgrading motherboard 's BIOS? - Forum Is upgrading to SSD worth it on a motherboard with SATA II? - Forum Is it worth it for me to upgrade my Motherboard for DDR3 1333? - Forum Socket 775 motherboard upgrade worth it? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard January 2, 2012 1:17:41 PM Depends on what your budget is, fill this in and we can see if you'd be better building or a cheaper unit from a prebuilt would get you more for your money, http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/261222-13-build-adv... What brand is the psu by the way? it may not be a keeper Moto cambrano January 2, 2012 1:23:35 PM its a echo star geekapproved a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard January 2, 2012 1:40:06 PM cambrano said:its a echo star A who? Yeah don't bother, you'll need another psu too. Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard January 2, 2012 1:46:44 PM http://www.jonnyguru.com/forums/showthread.php?t=6714 This guy knows Psu's, find a bin and introduce them long before you buy your new kit Moto cambrano January 3, 2012 6:18:54 AM ive had my psu for ever since i built the computer 4-5 years ago or so, never had a prob with it Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard January 3, 2012 6:30:20 AM Especially if its that old hehe Moto Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumIs it worth replacing the motherboard of dv7t qe laptop ForumGeforce 480 on an older motherboard .. worth it? ForumCPU + Motherboard combo, worth it? ForumWorth going for ddr2 1066 from 800 when changing motherboard ? ForumWorth getting a new motherboard for overclocking? ForumIs Crossfire worth it on this MotherBoard ? MSI Neo2-FR P35 ForumIs a $200.00 motherboard from Dell worth it? ForumIs it worth it to buy a new motherboard ? ForumNew Build - Is this motherboard worth it?? ForumIs this build worth it for $2000? Help! ForumOverclocking CPU with stock cooler, worth buying new CPU Cooler? ForumCpu/Gpu/Motherboard Suggestion ForumWhere can i get a GEN 3 Z68 motherboard bundle ForumA small question, Is this PC worth it? ForumNew CPU/Motherboard for Game More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !