Another Need Advice on Upgrades! Tags: Prebuilt Systems Product Last response: August 2, 2012 11:35 PM in Systems Share wolfsense August 2, 2012 11:04:27 PM I am starting to have some troubles with stuttering and low fps in a game I play and wanted to know what I should look to upgrade first, with about $200-300 in hand now. Thank you in advance Processor Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 @ 3.00GHz Mobo - ASUSTeK P5N-D BIOS Revision 0502 Memory - 2x2gb DDR2 400MHz GPU - NVIDIA GTX 560 1gb PSU - THermaltake TR2 RX 750W The last two were relatively recent replacements to this aging machine. Hard Drive is 300gb nothing special i am running win 7 home 64 bit. Thanks for your time and thoughts More about : advice upgrades Kamen_BG August 2, 2012 11:35:04 PM Motherboard - MSI B75MA-E33 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU - Intel Core i5 2310 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory - G.Skill Ares 2x4GB 1600 CL9 1.5V http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... This upgrade should take care of most FPS drops. m 0 l geekapproved August 2, 2012 11:35:18 PM i3-2120 (or wait for Ivy i3)/8GB DDR3-1333/H61 for about $200 OR i5-3470/8GB DDR3-1333/H77 for about $300. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSapphire HD 7970 3GB Vapor-X broken, need some advice to buy another one before 25th April 2014 Forum SolvedAnother AMD build need advice with Forum SolvedNew AMD Gaming Rig, need critique/advice for near future upgrades. Forum SolvedNeed advice in memory upgrades, compatability? Forum SolvedPlease, I need advice on upgrades on my PC for gaming and video editing Forum SolvedNeed Advice for Upgrade(s) Forum SolvedNeed advice for upgrades Forum SolvedUpgrading my AMD CPU.. Do I need another Motherboard? Forum SolvedGraphics Card Advice - Another Unlocked 6950 or upgrade? Forum SolvedNeed Advice on Upgrades for BF3 PC Forum SolvedNewegg System Upgrades, Need Advice ASAP! Please. Forum Need advice for upgrades Forum PC upgrades. Need advice. Forum Yet another gaming build...Need help/tips/advice Forum Another guy wanting system upgrade advice... Forum Gaming Build, Another need advice thread. Forum 4670k vs FX 8350 : Battlefield 3/4 Need Advice on CPU and Other Upgrades PLS Forum SolvedNeed some advice on upgrading GPU Forum SolvedNeed advice on storage upgrade Forum SolvedNeed advice for upgrading graphics Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !