Advice on upgrade. Tags: CPUs AMD Last response: November 26, 2012 9:51 PM in CPUs Share bloodhound50 November 26, 2012 9:10:29 PM Hello, I currently have an Asus m4a785td-m evo with an AMD Athlon II x4 640. I intent to upgrade to this:http://secure.newegg.com/Shopping/Shopping Cart.aspx?submit=ChangeItem GIGABYTE GA-970A-UD3 Mobo AMD FX-4170 Zambezi 4.2GHz Free G.Skill memory. For an extra $20.00, and no ram I can get a faster FSB. Would it appear I am about to make a good decision? I game. More about : advice upgrade marsay001 November 26, 2012 9:48:35 PM The link wouldnt work when I tried it. If your going for AMD try getting a one with an unlocked multiplier then you can you easily overclock to your hearts content, and save money m 0 l bloodhound50 November 26, 2012 9:51:08 PM How do I find one with an "unlocked multiplier"? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrade advice needed Forum SolvedPC upgrade fail.. I need power supply & RAM advice please Forum SolvedUpgrade - advice hd 5770 Forum SolvedFinalizing AMD AM3+ upgrade configuration - video card and power supply advice Forum SolvedHome Build Upgrade Advice Forum SolvedAdvice on which components to upgrade Forum SolvedAdvice needed on AMD 8350/9370 or INTEL i4770 upgrade Forum SolvedGaming System Upgrade Advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on storage upgrade Forum Solvedupgrade advice please Forum SolvedHelp and advice needed to upgrade my computer Forum SolvedAdvice for a motherboard and possible CPU upgrade? Forum SolvedRequesting Advice on PSU Upgrade Forum SolvedShould i go for a ram upgrade?advice Forum SolvedGPU upgrade advice Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade a 670 GTX, need some advice concerning older components and how they might work with a new GPU. Forum SolvedRAM upgrade advice for i7 930 system. Forum SolvedLooking for upgrade advice Forum SolvedNeed upgrade advice. Forum SolvedHave Fx8120 with Asus M5a97 R2.0 - Would appreciate some advice on how to upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !