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 cpu and gpu Forum SolvedWill my PC be capable of upgrading from a FX-6100 to a FX-8350? Forum SolvedDell inspiron 14 upgrading cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading Old PC Graphics Card Forum SolvedIs upgrading from Z97 to X99 worth it for a new build? Forum SolvedUpgrading A Toshiba Forum SolvedUpgrading PSU and graphics card, computer no longer starts when fully assembled Forum SolvedUpgrading a Dell Optiplex 390 Forum SolvedUpgrading to 16 Gigs Forum SolvedUpgrading AMD Phenom II X2 550 3.1GHz Forum SolvedNeed some advice with upgrading (replacing parts) Forum SolvedI am positively overwhelmed with choices! Upgrading graphics card... Forum SolvedUpgrading a Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 TI 2gb Forum SolvedThinking of upgrading to an SSD - transfer windows Forum SolvedAfter upgrading CPU computer randomly freezes Forum SolvedUpgrading windows 8 32 Bit to 64 bit? Forum SolvedUpgrading graphics card Forum SolvedAdvice for a first time PC builder/upgrading my gaming PC Forum SolvedUpgrading Graphics Card Forum Solvedupgrading fx 6300 to 8320, is it worth it? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !