Is this an effective upgrade? Tags: CPUs FPS Phenom Last response: November 29, 2012 4:06 AM in CPUs Share hambae November 29, 2012 3:18:06 AM I currently have a PC with AMD Phenom 8650,3 core processor 4gb ram Nvidia Geforce 9300gs Will getting a Phenom 4X 940 (AM2+) be an effective upgrade for 60$? I mostly play minecraft at 40~65 fps, how much more fps can I get from the Phenom X4 940? -Thanks More about : effective upgrade hambae November 29, 2012 3:23:32 AM Or should I get an HD 6770 Which should get me more FPS(PS: gonna get a new computer on January, GPU,CPU Only for part time use) m 0 l dragonsamus a b à CPUs November 29, 2012 4:06:25 AM If you want more frames then a better gpu would help more than a better cpu. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMost cost effective upgrade? Forum SolvedIs It Better To Xfire Or Upgrade? Which Is More Cost Effective? Forum SolvedWhat's the most efficient or more effective first and second upgrade for my low end build? Forum SolvedMost effective upgrade I can do? Forum SolvedAre these effective upgrades for my gaming PC? Forum SolvedWhat would be a more effective upgrade for gaming? Forum SolvedCost effective way 2 upgrade 2 computers 2 Win 7? Forum SolvedCost effective upgrade. Forum Making an upgrade, will it work/fit? Cost effective? Something better/Opinions. Forum SolvedAdvice on System, upgrade path, Cost effective, etc. Forum Is it cost effective to upgrade processor, RAM and graphic card? Can it even be done? Forum Most cost effective upgrade:GPU, CPU, mo-bo, RAM? Forum Cost effective Upgrade from Radeon 5770 X2 ??? Forum What is my most effective upgrade? Forum Cost Effective Upgrade Forum SolvedCost Effective Upgrades for my Gaming Desktop Forum Any cost effective options to upgrade my PC to use higher settings on Skyrim? Forum Most cost-effective, long term upgrade Forum Cost-effective platform upgrade? Forum Most effective upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !