Upgrading Soon! Opinions? Tags: Homebuilt Corsair Gigabyte Systems Last response: January 27, 2013 4:18 PM in Systems Share dathtom January 27, 2013 4:00:56 PM So planning to do an upgrade in a couple of days, looking at replacing CPU, Mobo, and Cooler. Current Specs - - i3-540, stock cooler - Gigabyte ud2h level mobo - 8gb Corsair Vengence Memory - MSI 7950 Twin Frozer III - Corsair 500d case - BeQuiet! 550w pro - OCZ Agility 3 120Gb SSD + 320gb Storage hard drive Planned Upgrades -i5-3570k -Corsair H100i -Asrock ASRock Z77 Extreme4 OR Gigabyte Z77X-D3H Got a couple of questions - 1) Which motherboard would be better? 2) Do I need to also upgrade my PSU 3) Is there anything better that I should be aware of/am I making the wrong decisions? Thank-you! Tom More about : upgrading opinions Mousemonkey January 27, 2013 4:03:59 PM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey gussrtk January 27, 2013 4:11:03 PM Take the asrock extreme 4 Instead of h100I take noctua d14, great cooler same ability as h100 and cheaper by quite a bit. Psu should be enough Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dathtom January 27, 2013 4:18:06 PM Not interested in the NH-D14, way too big and ugly Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOpinions on my build before i order soon Forum SolvedLooking for opinions on my build as soon as possible Forum SolvedUpgrading soon need adive Forum SolvedUpgrading my pc soon need some advice Forum Building a Desktop Soon and want opinions. Forum SolvedGetting a GTX 770 soon - need your input & opinions Forum Solvedupgrading the pc soon, what to do, so many options.. Forum SolvedNeed Opinions on this build - DEAL ENDS SOON Forum SolvedNeed Opinions on this build - DEAL ENDS SOON Forum SolvedPls Help me for Upgrading Soon maybe Forum SolvedUpgrading Computer Soon Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and motherboard soon. Need help. APU Build vs. AM3+ Build vs. Intel Build Forum SolvedI'm going to be upgrading soon, and i need build suggestions. Forum SolvedBuilding a new system soon, need help + opinions ! Forum Ordering VERY soon - Final opinions? Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my card soon. Forum SolvedWill I need to upgrade my i7 950 anytime soon? Forum Upgrading my pc soon but it exceeds my budget. Forum Opinions/Comments for soon-to-be new computer Forum Upgrading GPU Soon Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !