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CPU, RAM or GPU upgrade first?

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January 8, 2013 4:16:28 PM

Hi guys. I've recently got into to pc gaming but i have a pretty crappy pc and games are slow with bad graphics. So my question is on my budget of approx 100pounds, what should i upgrade first? and also, what should i buy?
Here are my current specs:
Intel i3 2120 @3.3ghz
4GB RAM
No grapics card except integrated Intel ones.


PS. I like games lke skyrim, garrys mod, GTA etc

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January 8, 2013 4:22:19 PM

The graphics looks like your bottleneck, the 650ti is just in budget, the 2GB model is just out of budget.
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January 8, 2013 4:22:45 PM

Definitely graphics. It'd be good to know the model of your pc/motherboard/psu to assist in making any recommendations.
As a general suggestion, in the £100 price range you are looking at the HD7700 or GTX650Ti if the budget can go a tiny bit further.
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January 8, 2013 4:34:38 PM

Graphics card...
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