Solved Upgrade question Tags: Homebuilt Motherboards Systems Product Last response: May 12, 2012 4:10 AM in Systems Share logox May 11, 2012 6:28:57 PM I am upgrading from amd athlon 2 x4 635 and asus m4oa evo motherboard to I5 3570k and either this msi motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=13-130-... or this GIGABYTE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... So I have 2 questions. 1 What motherboard and 2 I have win 7 OEM installed to my hdd so will it still work even tho I'm upgrading ?? More about : upgrade question Best solution xtreme5 a b V Motherboard May 11, 2012 7:54:24 PM both motherboars are similar to each other pick one of your own choice.. But i would go with gigabyte cause it has higher standard. I'm not sure the OS will work fine. Share jsrudd a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard May 11, 2012 8:07:44 PM In general, I like gigabyte more than MSI. m 0 l Related resources Specific upgrade question. Windows vista business 32 bit to Windows 7 enterprise 64 bit - Forum GPU Upgrade Question - Forum Dell xps 8500 video card upgrade question? - Forum Dumb question about r9 290 upgrade... - Forum Question regarding CPU Upgrade - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer logox May 11, 2012 8:30:53 PM Ok looks like I'll be getting the gigabyte motherboard. But I'm still a little concerned about the OS not working. Guess I will post a question about win 7 in the win 7 section. Thanks for the help. m 0 l logox May 12, 2012 4:10:34 AM Best answer selected by logox. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMotherBoard Upgrade question Forum SolvedQuestion Concerning Dell Upgrade.. Forum Solvedi7 upgrade question worth it? => very confused Forum SolvedNew RAM upgrade question. Forum Solvedquestion regarding an upgrade to a gtx 750 ti vs a gtx 760 Forum SolvedUpgrade question, probably not right thread. Forum SolvedCpu upgrade question Forum SolvedQuestion About GPU Upgrade Forum SolvedPossible upgrade question - compatibility Forum SolvedPC upgrade question 2 + Power supply?? Forum Solvedapu upgrade question Forum SolvedBuild Upgrade Question Forum SolvedPlanning to upgrade my CPU, but I have a question. Forum SolvedTypical Upgrade Question Thread Forum SolvedXPS 8100 Video Card Upgrade Question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !