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 Z1NONLY a c 78 à CPUs 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. m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat's the best RAM for gaming out of these choices? 8GB (2x4GB) 1600Mhz Forum SolvedWhat Should I upgrade CPU,RAM,GPU Help Please Forum Solvedplease help this is my final choice of 2 systems but im really having trouble choosing Forum SolvedWhat would be a good choice to upgrade my CPU? I'm running an E6850 Duo Core2 on a EVGA nForce 780i Sli mobo. Forum SolvedGood PC for a starter, need help? Experts please! Don't know what 2 buy Forum SolvedNeed help with my parts choices for my first pc build please ! Forum SolvedCpu upgrade Recomendation, or what should i do before cpu upgrade (please help) Forum SolvedPlease help My thermal paste spilled over the top of CPU what should I do?? Forum SolvedSub $3000 Build in Canada. Please help me narrow down the choices. Forum Help, please, on what CPU I really need. Forum Please help this pc gaming noob with monitor choice between 2 big names. Forum What speed is my ram running at 2217 or 1034 , CPU-Z info included , please help ! Forum SolvedPC Gaming Build Help - Please Review My Choices Forum SolvedASUS A99X EVO R2.0 Red CPU fault LED/BIOS Update/ Issues - Please help. Forum SolvedWhat graphic card can I run with LC Power LC600H-12, V2.31 ??? Please HELP Forum SolvedHello There. Please Help me to select appropriate GPU for my old PC..spec. as below Asus MB...AMD atholn 64bit AM2 CPU 2GB DDR Forum SolvedSystem boots after 2nd attempt or pressing reset button. Newly built pc.What can be causing this issue? Please help Forum SolvedHELP WITH CHOOSING WHAT FANS AND HEAT SINKS I CAN BUY FOR ASUS M2N61-AR AM2 please!! Forum SolvedCPU $ vs. SSD $ - Hard Choice Please Help! Forum SolvedSo many motherboards so many choices. Please help Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !