Phenon 960T upgrade to I3 2120 does it worthy ? Tags: CPUs Last response: October 9, 2012 6:37 PM in CPUs Share eagleown October 8, 2012 4:38:50 PM Hi, this is the conf of my actual PC Phenon II X4 960T + Asus M5A78L-M LX 4 Gb RAM Radeon 5770 I basicaly play games and i dont make OC Does it Worthy I upgrade it to a I3 2120 + Gigabyte GA-H61M-DS2 and keep the others devices More about : phenon 960t upgrade 2120 worthy unreal9400 a b à CPUs October 8, 2012 4:47:09 PM No it's not worth it. The Cpu you currently have is a quad core. I3 2120 is a dual core. I would suggest sticking with the Phenom especially with the overclocking ability it has. m 0 l antonisrsx October 8, 2012 4:49:10 PM no. your cpu is fine for gaming! buy a new GPU to increase performance in gaming and add 4gb of ram! m 0 l Related resources Gaming AND Video editing: AMD Phenom II 960T vs i3 2120 - Forum Core i3 2120 vs 3240. Does it even matter which I choose? - Forum Have i3 2120 & GTX 550 ti, looking to upgrade graphics card. - Forum GPU upgrade i3 2120 - Forum Does core i3 2120 bottleneck Hd7790 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer eagleown October 9, 2012 3:59:19 PM Ok..Thank you guys m 0 l Regor245 October 9, 2012 4:29:40 PM Nope Just get a better GPU. I like the Phenom II X4s more than my i3 m 0 l twelve25 a b à CPUs October 9, 2012 6:37:07 PM i3's are faster for single threaded apps and about the same for multi-threaded apps vs your quad core AMD, but I agree that it is not worth the upgrade. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest budget proc upgrade from i3 2120? Forum SolvedUpgrade from i3 2120 to Haswell worth it? Forum SolvedUpgrade from i3 2120 to Haswell worth it? Forum SolvedUpgrade i3 2120 HELP!! Forum SolvedWill i3 2120 bottleneck a gtx 650ti boost for an upgrade? Forum SolvedUpgrade i3 2120 system or build new pc? Forum Solvedi3 2120 Upgrade Forum Pentium G3220 vs I3 2120? Worth the upgrade? Forum System Shutting Down After Upgrading from Intel i3 2120 to Intel i5 3570K Forum Upgrade i3 2120 with HD7770 Forum i3 2120 to i5 3330 - Worth the Upgrade? Forum Upgrading from Intel HD 2000 (i3 2120) integrated graphics to a Sapphire Radeon 7750. What do I do with the intel drivers? Forum Upgrade to i3 2120, 4gb ram, gt 440 Forum Worth upgrading Athlon II x3 450 to i3 2120 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !