Hi , i was thinking about upgrading/rebuilding my old PC , my budget is around 250-300$

current specs
processor : Intel core 2 duo E7400 @ 2.8 GHz
mobo :Intel dg41ty
ram :2gb transcend @ 667mhz
PSU :450w
display : LG M197MW { 1360x768 }
graphics card : nivida grforce 8400GS 512mb
which of these config is better ?

1) MSI FM2-A55M-E33 Motherboard,
AMD A-Series A8 5600K Black Edition,
Kingston HyperX Blu DDR3 4 GB

2) AMD 3.5 AM3+ FX 6-Core Edition FX-6300 ,
MSI 970A-G43 Motherboard,
Kingston HyperX Blu DDR3 2 GB PC RAM (KHX1600C9AD3B1/2G) X 2

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  1. The fx 6300 is a much better CPU, but then you'll need some graphics to go with it...not that the A8 has an amazing GPU, but it's at least decent.
  2. It depends on the games you are playing now. If you got a new graphics card for your current system, you would see a huge improvement.
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