If buying a powerful processor increase game frame rates Tags: CPUs Games Intel i7 Processors Last response: March 4, 2013 9:08 AM in CPUs Share mouthtastelikecorpse March 4, 2013 8:50:34 AM Hello,i'm buying an intel core i7 next month and i just want to know if it will increase framerates on games i play. because it kinda lags on some games. my current specs: amd athlon x3 455 HD7770 1gb 2gb ram i will also upgrade my ram to 8gb. will it improve my games ? thanks More about : buying powerful processor increase game frame rates simon12 a c 102 à CPUs March 4, 2013 9:08:23 AM If your CPU is at 100% usage when you get the FPS drops then yes but most games will be limited by the 7770 (all games if you get an i7) or the 2Gb RAM. If you are upgrading just for gaming a new GPU & 4Gb+ RAM makes more sense maybe with a 965BE. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I want to upgrade my gaming PC and I have a Radeon 7850 1gb so will an integrated graphics cpu increase my frame rate with the Forum SolvedHow much difference does the processor make to the frame rate while gaming? Forum SolvedFrame rate increase? Forum Best way to increase frame rate to suit less powered platf.. Forum Will ram increase my frame rate for gaming Forum SolvedSince I have an AMD A10-7850K APU, Does anyone know how to fix the frame rates with gaming? Forum SolvedI (should) have decent computer for running games, but am getting horrible frame rates Forum Locking frame rates In any circumstance other than in Game? Forum SolvedBad Frame Rates On Games When livestreaming Forum GTX 680 sli and 4770k. 2 monitors decrease game frame rates? Forum AMD 7850 and FX-8120 getting low frame rates or not able to run games at all. Forum is my processor causing frame stuttering in game? Forum High CPU temperatures and poor graphic frame rates in games Forum SolvedCpu usage spiking at idle up to 70%, in game spiking to 100% causing massive frame rate problems Forum High end PC - Weird frame rates in game. Forum SolvedLow Frame Rate on all Games Forum Game crashes, stuttering, Huge fluctuations in frame rates Forum Does this look like a good budget gaming pc? Will I be able to run BF3 on high with decent frame-rates? Forum SolvedScreen lag or slow frame rate when playing games Forum How do I get the average frame rate of a game? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !