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: Should I add 1 stick of RAM or 2? Forum SolvedUpgrading to SSD, Switching OS to SSD Forum SolvedIs it worth upgrading from a I5-3570k to a I7-4770k? Forum SolvedUpgrading to GTX 970 and eventually SLI, and new motherboard Forum Solved6gb 780 sli upgrading to 4gb 980 sli. Forum SolvedNeed help upgrading Forum SolvedWorth upgrading to GTX970 with my current CPU? Forum SolvedUpgrading from GTX 780 to GTX 980? Forum SolvedIs 4790K worth upgrading? 780 TI bottleneck? Forum Solvedneed help upgrading my graphics Forum SolvedUpgrading GTX 670 SLI to the new GTX 900 series Forum SolvedIs it worth upgrading my gtx 780 ti to a 980? Forum SolvedUpgrading my Desktop? Forum SolvedThinking of upgrading Graphics card Forum SolvedUpgrading my GPU Forum SolvedUpgrading my PC, New motherboard New cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading from Radeon HD 4670 series Forum SolvedNeed to know what all I need for upgrading my PC graphics card Forum Solvedupgrading my budget pc Forum SolvedHelp on upgrading my HP Prebuilt Desktop Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !