Solved Should I upgrade my processor or power supply unit and graphics card? Tags: Power Supplies Graphics Cards Graphics Components Last response: August 31, 2012 3:53 AM in Components Share aquahero August 31, 2012 1:56:19 AM $389 $410 CPU 2.7GHz Intel Pentium Dual Core e5300 2 2.60 GHz, 2603 mhz, 2 CORES 2 LOGICAL PROCESSORS Memory 4GB 800MHz DDR2 Graphics 256MB (shared) NVIDIA GeForce 7050 integrated graphics chip integrated graphics chip Hard drives 750GB, 7,200 rpm Optical drive dual-layer DVD burner Networking 10/100 Ethernet LAN Operating system Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) POWER SUPPLY 250 W More about : upgrade processor power supply unit graphics card Z1NONLY a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card August 31, 2012 2:44:05 AM If you want to game, the PSU+video card upgrade will give you the most noticeable difference. m 0 l Best solution clutchc a c 148 ) Power supply a c 267 U Graphics card August 31, 2012 2:52:33 AM +1^ The graphic card upgrade will give you instant gaming capability where you don't have it now. The dual core should be good with a GTX 460/HD 6850 class card before you start seeing CPU bottle neck. Even above that, any card will work. You'll just start wasting some of its capabilities. And yes, you will need a new PSU. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-graphics-car... http://www.thermaltake.outervision.com/ Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aquahero August 31, 2012 3:53:02 AM Best answer selected by aquahero. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPower Supply unit (is it enough for my graphic+processor) Forum SolvedIs this power supply unit good for my graphics card? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my power supply when I upgrade my graphics card? Forum SolvedShould i upgrade my power supply for a new graphics card? Forum Should i upgrade my Power Supply unit ? Forum RAM, Graphics card and Power supply Unit(PSU) Forum Replacing the power supply unit to make way for dedicated graphics card. Forum SolvedIs my power supply enough for a 6300 processor and a 7770 graphics card? Forum SolvedWhats a good power supply for a r9 280x graphics card and an i7 4770k processor? Forum Solvedi have Amd Fx 8320 processor and Amd Firepro V4900 Graphics card, which power supply is suited for me? Forum Solvedi have Amd Fx 8320 processor and Amd Firepro V4900 Graphics card, which power supply is suited for me? Forum What graphics cards will work on a hyper type-r 580w power supply unit Forum SolvedI have an i3 550 processor, what is the best graphics card and power supply I can get? Forum Solvedwhich should i have to upgrade first ram,processor or graphics card for best gaming????? Forum Solvedwhat graphics card,ram and processor should i upgrade to for best gaming Forum SolvedWhat graphics card should I get and do I need a new power supply? Forum SolvedI need a Graphics Card and Power supply upgrade Forum SolvedWhat to Upgrade First? Power Supply or Graphics Card? Forum SolvedI have a dell inspiron 580 Slim, and i need to upgrade my power supply unit Forum SolvedNeed help picking Power supply unit for when i get my new gtx 570 video card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !