When To Upgrade Tags: CPUs Battlefield Last response: December 8, 2012 6:32 AM in CPUs Share melikepie a b à CPUs December 8, 2012 6:10:45 AM I have a AMD FX 8120 I set to 4.2GHz because games like BF3 were experiencing "miner" lag at lower speeds. When should I get a new CPU because it seems like I should get one of em fancy i5s. More about : upgrade anxiousinfusion a b à CPUs December 8, 2012 6:28:06 AM I doubt your "minor" lag was because of your CPU. What graphics card are you running? m 0 l melikepie a b à CPUs December 8, 2012 6:32:47 AM anxiousinfusion said:I doubt your "minor" lag was because of your CPU. What graphics card are you running? A 6870. I'm getting a 7970 in the mail. It was fixed when I sped it up, so it's gotta be the CPU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBudget GPU upgrade Forum SolvedWindows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit Upgrade Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II x6 1055t + GPU upgrade? Forum SolvedGPU, CPU, PSU, RAM - upgrade order for gaming PC Forum Solvedwhat CPU upgrade fits my system best. Forum SolvedWhat is my best upgrade? Forum SolvedIs this a good upgrade from a MSI 7770 1gb and will it work on my system? Forum SolvedGaming PC Upgrade Forum SolvedDell Inspiron 660 Desktop Graphics Upgrade Forum SolvedBuild upgrade suggestions needed Forum SolvedGood upgrade from a 650ti Forum SolvedUpgrade from GTX 770 to 780ti? How to proceed with drivers and software? Forum SolvedAbout memory upgrade Forum SolvedLooking for imput on GPU upgrade Forum SolvedShould I upgrade? Forum SolvedWill I Need to Upgrade my Power Supply As well? Forum SolvedUpgrade advice-budget around 200-250 GBP Forum Solvedcan i upgrade my pc using this hardware ? Forum SolvedWant to upgrade CPU, need to know if my current motherboard would support it Forum Solved2011 Upgrade built Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !