What cpu to get? 2 choices, Please Help. Tags: CPUs Last response: November 26, 2012 11:03 PM in CPUs Share speediestsnail November 26, 2012 10:08:02 PM Alright, first off. Here is my current specs with cpu and mother board. if in any way there is a problem that might make it impossible to not use a card please tell me, here are my specs = Operating System MS Windows 7 32-bit SP1 CPU AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 33 °C Manchester 90nm Technology RAM 4.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR @ 167MHz (2.5-3-3-7) Motherboard C51MCP51 (Socket 939) 12 °C Graphics DELL E173FP (1280x1024@60Hz) ATI Radeon HD 5500 Series (VISIONTEK Ok, now to get too the question. My 2 choices i have come up with is the AMD FX-4170 4.2GHz (4.3GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ Quad-Core Desktop Processor or the AMD FX-6200 3.8GHz (4.1GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ Six-Core Desktop Processor I am using these for gaming and want the one that can run the latest and best graphic games without a problem of lag. Please help. More about : cpu choices | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Z1NONLY CPUs Master November 26, 2012 10:55:08 PM If you want to go, AMD, I recommend the new pile driver CPU's. (4300, 6300 etc.) I think the 6300 is a good value. That being said, no CPU is going to get you great gaming performance without a good graphics card. | Report abuse speediestsnail November 26, 2012 11:02:52 PM i got a good video card, i can max out assasains creed revalations and cod mw2. but on "canyourunit" most games it says i need to upgrade my cpu. yet most games my graphics cards exceeds in | Report abuse speediestsnail November 26, 2012 11:03:49 PM Z1NONLY said:If you want to go, AMD, I recommend the new pile driver CPU's. (4300, 6300 etc.) I think the 6300 is a good value. That being said, no CPU is going to get you great gaming performance without a good graphics card. i got a good video card, i can max out assasains creed revalations and cod mw2. but on "canyourunit" most games it says i need to upgrade my cpu. yet most games my graphics cards exceeds in | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>What cpu to get? 2 choices, Please Help.> Related ressources: ForumSo many motherboards so many choices . Please help ForumTough choices ... help me decide please =) ForumYour choices will be what I buy - Ordering next week! HELP ForumWhat would you do...? ( 2 choices ) ForumServer Mobo Choices : Help , Please Forumfirst intel build, please help a student verify choices ForumFirst Time Builder, Could you please check my current part choices ? Forum$1,000 i5-760 First Build, few choices left. Please Help ForumPlease advise me on these component choices for new system. ForumPlease ! Critique my Future System.. Best Choices ? ForumSome help with Motherboard and CPU choices ForumSub $1200 build, help me narrow choices ! ForumHelp with Gaming laptop choices ForumWhat cpu would you choose for me? please help ? ForumCPU $ vs. SSD $ - Hard Choice Please Help ! ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum[Solved] Please Help: Deciding between two PSUs: Antec vs SilverStone ForumWhat Bothers Me... ForumIm trying to Build my first Computer looking for help!! ForumHelp with choosing PSU More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !