Upgrade to Gaming

Got a desktop from work but I want to use it to game. It is weak right now so i need to upgrade the key parts in it.

Approximate Purchase Date: This week.

Budget Range: $300-$450 (Canadian dollars) Before shipping and After Rebates.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Watching Movies, Surfing the internet.
Are you buying a monitor: I have one.

Parts to Upgrade: CPU, mobo, RAM, GPU.
My power supply is: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171031 Would prefer to not have to upgrade.

Do you need to buy OS: I have one.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.ca, Tigerdirect.ca

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, the rest is up to you!.

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: No


Additional Comments: Mainly going to be used for playing World of Warcraft but would like to be able to play other games.

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: Would like to play games on the Machine but is not strong enough.

Thanks in Advance.
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  1. Build a system, and I will tweak it to optimize it for the price.
  2. what are your current specs ?
  3. I'd recommend using www.ncix.com. When I built my computer, I found that they were 20%-30% cheaper than newegg or tigerdirect.
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