Upgrade cpu or motherboard, what to buy? Tags: CPUs Motherboards Last response: January 7, 2013 8:29 AM in CPUs Share swisz January 6, 2013 8:00:49 PM i wish to invest in new cpu+motherboard but what should i buy? im gonna use it for gaming and streaming, thinking about making a stream PC out of the parts that are not gonna be used anymore, if i invest in new cpu+motherboard. money to use: 550$ Currently desktop: CPU Type QuadCore Intel Core i7 920, 2785 MHz (21 x 133) CPU Alias Bloomfield Motherboard: EVGA E758 GPU: Asus GEFORCE 670 RAM; 16GB DDR3 1600 MHz Kindly regards swisz More about : upgrade cpu motherboard buy Kingtr011 January 6, 2013 8:34:33 PM 3770k with a z77 board would be the best bet maybe the msi mpower board it has some really nice features if it is in your price range with the 3770k swisz January 7, 2013 8:29:26 AM What to choose? MSI Z77 MPower, Socket-1155 or MSI Z77A-GD80, Socket-1155 Seems like the MPower can run more BUS clocks than the GD80. Will that mean overclocking on the GD80 wont work on RAM? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPlease advice me what motherboard and RAM should I buy to go with my GPU and CPU Forum SolvedWhat Cpu and motherboard to buy for $230 Forum Solvedwhat graphics card to buy, will it fit in my motherboard and do i need to upgrade psu? Forum trobule with determinering what gen My CPU is and which motherboard to buy Forum SolvedI want to buy a DQ87PG motherboard and i3-4100E CPU. Is it available in India and at what cost? Forum What is the best possible CPU that one can buy for Acer rs780hvf motherboard. Forum Completely stuck on what CPU to buy (or if I should upgrade at all) Forum What CPU+Motherboard+RAM can i buy for 500$ ? Forum SolvedJust 450$ ( What is the best Cpu,Motherboard,Ram can i buy ??? ) Forum SolvedBuy Motherboard alone first then upgrade CPU later or both now Forum SolvedUpgrading cpu/motherboard. Should i wait or buy now? Forum SolvedLooking for CPU upgrade - AMD FX series vs. Phenom II Black Ed. - What to buy? Forum Solvedwhat to upgrade gpu or cpu and motherboard? Forum What CPU and motherboard should i buy to accompany HD 7850? Forum SolvedWhats the best cpu i can upgrade to with this motherboard? Forum Upgrade time what should i buy? new ram? new or extra 680 sc2? or new cpu? Forum Help with what motherboard and cpu to buy/help with pc problem Forum Help with what motherboard and cpu to buy/help with pc problem Forum Need Upgrade advice for LGA775 CPU. What Core2Quad should I buy? Forum What is the best motherboard and cpu upgrade for me? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !