Where to start upgrading system Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: March 3, 2013 7:26 PM in Systems Share shindog3 March 3, 2013 7:10:34 PM Hi I was wondering if the community could help me identify the best component to upgrade in my gaming PC as it is a few years old now and I would like to max out crysis 3. Specs CPU - Intel Core i5-2500K BX80623I52500 Unlocked Processor - Quad Core, 6MB L3 Cache, 1MB L2 Cache, 3.30 GHz (3.70 GHz Max Turbo) MOBO - ASUS P8P67 LE B3 Intel P67 Motherboard RAM - 2x Patriot PGV38G1333ELK G Series Sector 5 Desktop Memory Kit - 8GB (2x 4GB), PC3-10666, DDR3-1333MHz, 240-pin DIMM, 9-9-9-24 CAS Latency - 16GB total RAM GPU - EVGA GeForce GTX 460 SE Video Card - 1GB GDDR5, PCI-Express 2.0, Dual DVI, Mini HDMI 1.4, DirectX 11 PSU - Ultra LSP750 750-Watt Power Supply HD - WD Blue WD3200AAJS SY Hard Drive - 320GB, 3.5" SATA, 7200RPM, 8MB Cache, OEM I just sent in my MOBO for warranty replacement so I was thinking about selling it and upgrading to the Z77 series MOBO as well as ordering GeForce 660Ti. More about : start upgrading system tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system March 3, 2013 7:13:00 PM Getting a better GPU will be great for a gaming performance increase. zpwslayer March 3, 2013 7:13:01 PM Your not going to max crysis 3 out with one 660ti but it will play the crap out of it. I would buy another for sli or get a 7970 personally. Related resources Where to start upgrading - Forum Upgrading Computer, Where to start : - Forum Looking to upgrade my system wondering where to start - Forum Where to start upgrading my desktop - Forum I'm upgrading my PC, I'd like to know where to start - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shindog3 March 3, 2013 7:17:38 PM which brand Z77 Mobo is the bang for its buck? The P8P67 isn't cutting it for me anymore. tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system March 3, 2013 7:20:31 PM ASRock extreme4 zpwslayer March 3, 2013 7:23:50 PM I agree with tiny, its hard to beat the price/performance of an Asrock extreme4. shindog3 March 3, 2013 7:26:43 PM thanks guys Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrading network... where to start ??? ForumUpgrading , where to start ? ForumSystem Instability, Where and How to Start Troubleshooting? ForumWhere to start home theater system ? ForumUpgrading the computer/ where to start ForumWhere to start upgrading a Dell Deminsion 3000 ForumWhere to start overclocking my new system . ForumI want to upgrade CPU and Mobo but I don't know where to start . ForumPossible Upgrading . Where to start ? ForumBasic PC upgrade advice needed - where do I start ??! ForumBy properbuilds, 1 hour ago: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core... Forum2013 low budget system upgrade advice ForumWhat will this system run and recomended changes ForumSystem Build ForumQuestion about homebuild system More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !