I need help for upgrading my computer Tags: Homebuilt Hardware Computer AMD Systems Last response: December 4, 2012 10:02 AM in Systems Share praka December 4, 2012 9:40:35 AM hi, i suck at computer hardware and stuff, this is my brother's computer, he give it to me, i have question : which better between AMD PhenomII x4 955 black edition to AMD A8-5600K for my computer? and should i upgrade anything else? here is list for my computer spec: -Windows XP Service Pack 3 -DA ATI 6670 1GB crossfireX -Seagate Barracuda 500gb -Gygabute 970A-D3 thank you More about : upgrading computer manofchalk a c 102 B Homebuilt system a b À AMD December 4, 2012 9:43:29 AM Your comparing chips from two different leagues, the Phenom is better and compatible with your rig. If you want to upgrade, I would look into a stronger graphics card and a new OS. praka December 4, 2012 9:47:12 AM manofchalk said:Your comparing chips from two different leagues, the Phenom is better and compatible with your rig. If you want to upgrade, I would look into a stronger graphics card and a new OS. alright, thanks for your information. Like i said earlier, i really-rellay suck at computer hardware in your opinion, what graphics card i should choose? Related resources Need help upgrading computer - Forum Upgrading computer need some help with Motherboard and PSU - Forum Need help upgrading my old computer ? - Forum Need help upgrading computer parts for gaming - Forum Need advice for upgrading my computer to play games like MW3 and BF3 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer manofchalk a c 102 B Homebuilt system a b À AMD December 4, 2012 9:48:34 AM Depends on your budget and whether the PSU is any good. praka December 4, 2012 10:02:48 AM my current budget is about $250 (could be more or less) PSU : enlight ENP 500b-80 with max power 500w Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed help upgrading my computer ForumUpgrading an old computer for fun [ need help !] ForumNeed help upgrading my computer . ForumUpgrading my computers Graphics Card and Processor. Need Help ForumNeed help Upgrading computer ForumUpgrading Computer : Need Advice ForumUpgrading hardware, need help . ForumNeed Help Upgrading a Weak, Stock Computer ForumUpgrading cpu NEED YOUR HELP !!! :( ForumHelp with upgrading old computer please ForumUpgrading my computer need help D: ForumNeed upgrading help with an Intel Inside Pentium 4 computer tower ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumUpgrading computer need help with CPU and GPU ForumNeed Help Upgrading a Weak, Stock Computer More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !