Is this motherboard combo good for now ?

Hi there :hello: I want to upgrade from a asrock g41m-vs3 and e2160 to a i5. Since i cant afford a i5 is this combo pack ok untill i can buy one ?

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Intel-Dual-Core-G530-CPU-H61-LGA1155-Motherboard-4GB-DDR3-RAM-Upgrade-Kit-/140605926487?pt=AU_Components&hash=item20bcc42c57#ht_5933wt_1038
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  1. You can get from elsewhere and save $20 (USd is equivelent to AUSD)
  2. guerrero said:
    You can get from elsewhere and save $20 (USd is equivelent to AUSD)
    Yeah i know but im worried about the postage price lol.
  3. the h61 is not an over clocker mb you have to use the lock cpu. i would look st the x68 or z77 mb for a few bucks more.
  4. together everything is like $150 with postage... look elsewhere (idk aussie tech stores)
  5. jakepf1 said:
    Hi there :hello: I want to upgrade from a asrock g41m-vs3 and e2160 to a i5. Since i cant afford a i5 is this combo pack ok untill i can buy one ?

    http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Intel-Dual-Core-G530-CPU-H61-LGA1155-Motherboard-4GB-DDR3-RAM-Upgrade-Kit-/140605926487?pt=AU_Components&hash=item20bcc42c57#ht_5933wt_1038

    not sure what that tax invoice on the Ebay is but a few more bucks with a MUCH better cpu. :)
    Gigabyte GA-H61MA-D3V Micro ATX $63.00 inc. GST
    Intel Pentium G620 $74.00 inc. GST
    Corsair Value Select 4GB (2x 2GB) Memory Kit, 1333MHz $29.99 inc. GST

    TOTAL $166.99
  6. try looking with this:
    http://pcpartpicker.com/au/
  7. Anonymous said:
    try looking with this:
    http://pcpartpicker.com/au/
    thanks ill look into that a bit more :)
  8. guerrero said:
    What are you going to put on it? What GPU, CPU and what RAM?
    ill put the ati radeon 5450 i know it sucks but it will do for now, cpu not sure yet and the ram 4gb strontium ram
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