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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Z1NONLY Power supply Authority Graphics card Expert August 31, 2012 2:44:05 AM If you want to game, the PSU+video card upgrade will give you the most noticeable difference. | Report abuse Best solution clutchc Power supply Master Graphics card Master 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/ | Report abuse aquahero August 31, 2012 3:53:02 AM Best answer selected by aquahero. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Should I upgrade my processor or power supply unit and graphics card?> Related ressources: ForumRecommended power supply unit (PSU) for a new PC build? ForumWhich power supply unit for a gaming desktop? ForumPower supply unit ForumReplacing the power supply unit to make way for dedicated graphics card . ForumShould i upgrade my Power Supply unit ? ForumIs it possible to change Power Supply unit & GPX for Lenovo H420 PC ? Forum670 sli power supply unit Forum300watt power supply with a 300 watt minimum graphics card Galaxy Nvidia GT430 1 ForumUpgraded Power Supply Unit now No POST ForumUpgrading my comp - should i upgrade power supply too? ForumRAM, Graphics card and Power supply Unit (PSU) ForumUpgrading Graphics Card = Upgrading Power Supply ? ForumUpgrading Power Supply So I Can Upgrade Graphics Card ForumPower supply and video card upgrade . Please answer! ForumI have a nvidia gts 250 graphics card what power supply should i use? ForumGraphics card with 250W power supply ? ForumPSU Help ForumGaming upgrade advice ... socket 775 to socket 1155 Forum[Solved] Help with PSU upgrade OCZ 750w Z series ForumIntel G620 running at 2597.41 MHz "WHY" it should be running at 2607.7 More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !