Upgrading Tags: CPUs Last response: February 1, 2013 2:40 PM in CPUs Share ronjackman February 1, 2013 2:33:28 PM Hi. I have a self build desktop with a Gigabyte G31 board and a intel core 2 duo 2.66ghz cpu and 4gb DDR2 memory. I have my eye on a 3ghz core2 duo cpu. would this make any appreciable difference. Thanks, Ron More about : upgrading djangoringo a b à CPUs February 1, 2013 2:39:43 PM No, it's not worth it. ASHISH65 a b à CPUs February 1, 2013 2:40:20 PM No at all.as at price of core2 duo cpu you can get 2nd or 3rd gen dual core+ mobo which performs way better than that. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedupgrading gpu on laptop Forum SolvedUpgrading stock gt 630 to a gtx 760(+ is a 500W psu enough for gtx 760)? Forum SolvedIs it worth upgrading yet? Forum SolvedUpgrading budget gaming pc Forum SolvedUpgrading looking to spend £600 to £700 Forum SolvedUpgrading from Ati Saphire 6790 1gb Forum SolvedHelp upgrading motherboard Forum SolvedUpgrading from 680 Forum SolvedUpgrading computer to new CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading from gtx 580 to gtx 780 questions Forum SolvedUpgrading an AMD Radeon HD 7540D. I have a $150 budget. Forum SolvedUpgrading this old machine Forum SolvedUpgrading Dell XPS 8300 -- Can I Do This? Forum SolvedQuestions before upgrading Forum SolvedUpgrading GPU, Newbie, $600 budget Forum SolvedStrange issues after upgrading GPU and RAM Forum SolvedUpgrading from 660 ti Forum SolvedToshiba Satellite C55-A5245 upgrading ram. Forum SolvedUpgrading gaming rig and Intel vs AMD Forum SolvedLooking for advice on upgrading my gaming PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !