Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question

Gpu, cpu and motherboard advice needed! (please)

Last response: in Systems
Share
October 5, 2012 4:52:24 PM

Hi there - I currently have a computer which has been upgraded over the years and now has an asus geforce 560 ti graphics card but a really old motherboard and processor (q6600)

I want to make a decent gaming pc that will give me good fps with all the settings on high etc

I have about £500 to spend - what I want to know is this - I'm going to buy a new motherboard and processor (I prefer to stay with intel and do a core i5 at least) -

Is it worth me buying another asus geforce 560 ti and a motherboard so that I can use it in SLI? If so, do you have any advice on which motherboard would be suitable?

Alternatively I could buy a new graphics card and motherboard and forget the SLI - would that be better or worse value for money ?

Any suggestions or advice would be gratefully appreciated!

Many thanks,
Lawrence
October 10, 2012 9:33:49 AM

i core 5 3570K
Asrock Z77 Extreme4
8 GB DDR3 1600Mhz


0r



AMD X6 1100T
Asus Sabertooth
October 10, 2012 9:34:38 AM

ASus 560Ti is a good GPU don't need to change it.
Related resources
October 10, 2012 10:51:59 AM

I5-3570k
MSI Z77A-G45
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB 1866
_____________________________

Around: $392
October 10, 2012 10:53:32 AM

Anotherthing your GPU should be fine..
!