Which upgrade would be most beneficial? Tags: CPUs AMD Hard Drives Last response: July 15, 2012 1:11 AM in CPUs Share reboh79 July 15, 2012 1:05:39 AM Current specs: AMD A6-3650 Patriot G2 2x4GB DDR3 1333MHz Seagate 1TB 5900RPM I have three upgrades to ask you guys about. Upgrade #1. Buy a Radeon HD 7850 Upgrade #2. Buy a AMD A8-3870k and Radeon HD 6670 Upgrade #3. Buy an AMD Athlon II 641 and 7770 Which upgrade would be best for me to play games at 1920x1080? BONUS QUESTION: I plan on buying either a 7200RPM 1.5TB hard drive (replace my HDD) or a 128GB SSD (alongside my HDD, for games) after this, which would be the better idea? More about : upgrade beneficial | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Temile July 15, 2012 1:11:13 AM Buy and SSD if you can afford it, that's the biggest PC upgrade in years (though the one area it doesn't help much is game framerates). Either of the CPU upgrades is going to be minor. Any of the GPU upgrades is going to be significant. Get a 7850. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Which upgrade would be most beneficial?> Related ressources: ForumMost beneficial upgrade , cpu/mobo, or vid card? ForumWhere an SSD becomes beneficial ? ForumWhich Components Most Important For Upgrade ForumWhich usb device would be more beneficial ForumWhich would be more beneficial for Bad Company 2 ForumWill SLI be beneficial ? ForumWhich is more beneficial ForumSli-ready memory really beneficial ? ForumWhich would be more beneficial to me? ForumIs this memory upgrade beneficial ? ForumSSD Upgrade more beneficial for a laptop or desktop? ForumLooking to upgrade my notebook: CPU or GPU more beneficial ? ForumCrossfire slower in most games then without? why? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumWhich i5 processor is best? Forum[Solved] What would be the better option for a budget build: Intel or AMD Forum[Solved] Should I upgrade my AMD x4 955 or get a new GPU? Forum[Solved] Better Upgrade: CPU or GPU? Forum[Solved] Which upgrade path should I take? ForumI3 540 upgrade to i5 or i7? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !