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? m 0 l 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 m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedComponents Upgrade help for 2011 build!! Getting new Case/cooler/PSU Forum SolvedDo I build a new PC or just upgrade psu and gpu? Forum Solvednew build with same cpu or upgrade? Forum SolvedTime to upgrade! New PC build Forum SolvedUpgrade graphics card or new build Forum SolvedNew build or upgrade current build Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my current PC or build a new one? Forum SolvedThings to do before you tear down/start your upgrade/new build. Forum SolvedShould i upgrade pc or build a new computer for gaming Forum Solvedupgrade gpu and psu or build a new pc for gaming Forum SolvedNew Build and old arts - what to upgrade? Forum Solvedupgrade or complete new build Forum SolvedNew Build or upgrade? Forum SolvedBuild a New/Upgrade PC or Buy a PC With Bare Minimum Components? Forum SolvedUpgrade or build new? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade to Windows 8 for my new build Forum SolvedNeed help with an upgrade/new build. Forum SolvedUpgrade or new build? Forum SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum SolvedStar Citizen Build New or Upgrade? Plus need a direction on liquid cooling. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !