Closed Which to upgrade, cpu or gpu? Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs CPUs Graphics Last response: June 8, 2012 8:32 PM in Graphics & Displays Share xa376 June 8, 2012 6:28:36 PM Hello, I have a GeForce GT 9500 for my gpu, and an intel core 2 duo 2.2ghz processor (I know that upgrading the cpu also means motherboard and ram). I am looking to upgrade one of the two. I primarily want to game. Which should I upgrade first? More about : upgrade cpu gpu blade061188 a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 8, 2012 6:40:57 PM Double post.... Deemo13 a c 189 U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 8, 2012 6:41:29 PM I would look for a GPU upgrade, but you would be limited by your CPU. Seems like the whole system would need an upgrade. What games do you play and at what resolution? Related resources Which to upgrade , cpu or gpu ? - Forum On a budget, which component to upgrade , CPU or GPU ? - Forum Which should I upgrade ? CPU or GPU ? - Forum Which should i upgrade first? Gpu or Cpu with new Motherboard? - Forum CPU vs GPU : which do I upgrade for TF2? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xa376 June 8, 2012 6:47:45 PM This is a double post and I will delete it when I find out how. Please see my other post (names same thing). Best solution blade061188 a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 8, 2012 6:48:44 PM You can select a best answer to close the thread. xa376 June 8, 2012 6:55:20 PM Best answer selected by xa376. Mousemonkey a c 264 U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 8, 2012 8:32:33 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumwhich component should i upgrade first cpu or gpu ? ForumGPU vs CPU ? Which route should I go? ForumWhich should I upgrade first? CPU /RAM/MOBO or GPU ? Forumwhich component should i upgrade first cpu or gpu ? ForumWhich GPU and witch CPU ForumUpgrade Paths: CPU or GPU ? ForumCPU & GPU upgrade - yay or nay? ForumShould I upgrade my CPU or my GPU ? ForumUpgrade GPU or CPU ? ForumWhat should I upgrade ? CPU or GPU ? ForumUpgrade CPU or GPU ? Forum5760x1080 Eyefinity on HD 7870 ForumWhich should be my next upgrade?? ForumWhich $200+ card shall i upgrade to? Forum[Solved] Which Radeon Card for Upgrade?? More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !