Want to upgrade my system Tags: New Build Systems Last response: October 13, 2012 10:30 AM in Systems Share miror55 October 13, 2012 9:43:34 AM hello, im looking for upgrade my system and my budget is about 350$. my curret system: e8400 asus p5k epu 4gb ram HD6850 Thermaltake 500w my friend gave me an upgrade option and i want to ask if you think im going to feal a big improvment with this upgrade or if you can offer me a better one. [ im looking to upgrade my motherboard, cpu and memory only.] this is what my friend gave me : Intel Ivy Bridge Core i5 3470 Socket 1155 6MB 3.2Ghz Tray MSI H77MA-G43 Sata3/Usb3 VGA/DVI Kingston HyperX BLU 1600Mhz 4GB thanks. More about : upgrade system Nw333 October 13, 2012 9:52:40 AM Get the i5 3450 instead. (you wont notice a difference.) And the Asrock H77M or Pro4/MVP. Lastly, that RAM will void your warranty because of high voltage. You want the Corsair Vengenace or G.Skill Ares sticks. m 0 l miror55 October 13, 2012 10:10:00 AM the asrok motherboard are realy needed? becuase the store im buying from dont sell these motherboards. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Nw333 October 13, 2012 10:30:28 AM Well, its a bigger motherboard but if its not available check out the Asus P8H77 series and find a mobo which suits your needs. I know little about the P8H77 series, sorry. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBasic system want to know what to upgrade Forum SolvedWhat is the slowest part of my system(bottleneck)? Also want upgrade tips. Forum SolvedWant to upgrade a 3yr old system Forum SolvedI Want To Upgrade To A Gigabyte GTX 770, But Can My System Handle It? Forum SolvedWant to upgrade my system need asistance again Forum Want to upgrade my system for better gaming : Intel Core2Duo@2.93; Asus motherboard, Geforce 9400gt Forum want to upgrade graphics without frying my system. Forum I want to upgrade my system. Forum SolvedUpgrading System, Want to make sure everything is compatible. Forum Building a System, Want to know how impressed i'll be with this upgrade Forum Want to upgrade my gaming system. Need help/ Forum Want to upgrade system, all info inside, plz help Forum I want to upgrade my entire system but not reinstall windows Forum What sockets to avoid if I want to upgrade my system in 2/4years? Forum I want to upgrade sr2013wm system Forum Want to upgrade my system questions Forum Having abrowsing centre for the past 6 years. Now I want to upgrade my system,su Forum I want to Upgrade my system Forum I want to upgrade my system Forum Want an upgrade on an old system - which gfx card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !