I am thinking of upgrading a couple components in my computer and i need help. I play guildwars 2 and my current system cannot keep up. here is what i have.
Acer aspire M5640 motherboard
Intel Duo core E7200 @ 2.53GHz
Ram 3GB ddr2 800
windows Vista 32 bit
2x 500 GB hard drives
GTS 250 geForce graphics card
and i believe a 420w power supply
i realize its not a very good computer but i dont want to buy another unless i have to. will upgrading the video card and processor be enough to catch up? and what kinds will be compatible? i am looking at spending around 300-400$ anymore and i may as well buy a new comp. thanks tons for your thoughts.
Socket 775 is what your processor and your motherboard takes DDR2 from the looks of it. I would suggest to get a new computer. Build it yourself or get something updated with an i5 in it. Or you can get a new motherboard + RAM + CPU + GPU so it can keep up Guild Wars 2. That's all I can say at this point, sorry if this wasn't to much help. I even upgraded from an old Phenom 9850 in a pre-built to the one I have now. Built myself, and had help putting the compents into the case. Best of luck to you. <3