E5800 to q9400 should i do it? Tags: CPUs Gtx Gaming Last response: February 28, 2013 11:00 PM in CPUs Share lethalish February 28, 2013 3:47:58 PM If i can upgrade from an e5800 to a q9400 for $50 should i do it? I do gaming at 1366x768 using either a gtx 650 or gtx 275 ( haven't decided which gpu i want to stick with yet ) More about : e5800 q9400 the great randini February 28, 2013 4:47:59 PM for fifty bucks that would be a huge upgrade.... m 0 l cmi86 a c 78 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming February 28, 2013 10:53:58 PM I run a q6600 @ 3Ghz with a GTX-260 clocked ina back up and that is still capable of playing most new titles at high settings @ 720 res. 650 is good too plus way less power draw m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer simon12 a c 103 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming February 28, 2013 11:00:41 PM Unless you can spend $200+ then yes its great. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel q9400 vs Intel e5800 Forum Should I over clock my Q9400 Forum SolvedShould I build around a Q9400? Forum Noisy Fan - what should I do? (intel Q9400 with factory heatsink) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !