Upgrade or build new Tags: Build Hewlett Packard Systems Last response: June 5, 2012 2:31 AM in Systems Share George88 June 5, 2012 2:11:09 AM Hello, im running an older HP from 2005ish with windows xp nividia GeForce GTS450 4gb ram intel dual core 2 cpu 6300 @ 1.86ghz would it be better to upgrade or build a new computer to run todays games at max settings? also i dont know anything about computers. More about : upgrade build cranked June 5, 2012 2:21:33 AM Do you have a budget in mind? George88 June 5, 2012 2:27:16 AM $1500, $2000 max. i know i could get an awesome computer for this. just trying to get some info if upgrading would be worth it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cranked June 5, 2012 2:31:23 AM If that is your budget, there is no reason to not start from scratch. You could get a top notch PC for that money. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumTime to upgrade or build new ? ForumNew build or just upgrade ? ForumMidgrade gaming PC - upgrade or sell + new build ForumNew Build or Graphics Upgrade ? ForumSo should I upgrade or do a completely new build ? ForumNew Build/Upgrade advice ForumCrysis III: Upgrade or New Build ? ForumUpgrade/New Build for Planetside 2. ForumNew Build First Upgrade ForumUpgrade or build new ? ForumChallenge - Upgrade or New Build ?? ForumUpgrade Dell XPS 410 to quad core or build new system ForumUpgrade or new build Photography Workstation ForumNew Build Upgrade Help ForumNew build to upgrade my CPU ForumUpgrade or new build ? ForumUpgrade or New Build ? ForumNew build / upgrade ForumUpgrade to windows 7 for new build help ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !