CPU Upgrade

Forum discussion tagged with CPU Upgrade.
  1. iShoTz

    Question Cpu Upgrade

    I have an Intel Pentium G4560 2x4 ddr4 2400mhz (gonna upgrade to 16gb ddr4 2400) RX 570 8GB PSU: Corsair CX 450W planning on upgrading my cpu to i5 7400 or i5 6500, i5 6500 is much cheaper, and i just wanna know which one will uses less cpu usage? (cause less bottleneck) motherboard h110m-r...
  2. B

    Question Looking to upgrade CPU (possibly mobo too) - tips?

    So I've just upgraded my GPU (GTX 950 to 5600xt) and it's working great. My CPU is getting a bit old though (I5-6500) - it's still working fine but I know it will start showing it's age soon enough. I have the ASUS z170 pro gaming motherboard with the 1151 chipset meaning the best available cpu...
  3. Allyboi

    Question Dell dimension e520 cpu upgrade

    Hi guys! I am super new to pc upgrading and am wondering what cpu can replace my current cpu which is a pentium d 945. My system specs from what my friend says are: Cpu-pentium d 945 Gpu-non, soon to be r7 240 gddr5 Ram- 2 512mb ram, soon to be 4gb Psu-stock Side note my bios version is 2.3.2...
  4. X

    [SOLVED] Can someone help me with BIOS update of my computer. I cant find it anywhere on the manufacturers site.

    I have a laptop that is almost 10 years old. Sony VAIO VPCEB44EA Motherboard Model: American Megatrends R1170Y8
  5. P

    Question Is my B350 VRMs enough for 3900X?

    I have a MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon. Right now I have R5 1600 installed, but I wanna upgrade to R7 3900X. Is this board and it's VRMs good enough for 3900X? Possibly 3900XT? Thank you for feedback!
  6. Fearson

    Question System not booting after CPU upgrade!

    I bought a new CPU to upgrade from my current one and I can't get it to work. Prior to installing I flashed the BIOS to version 2.8 and also removed the CMOS battery and waited 5 mins or so before putting it back. Once I installed it and went to boot up the system, nothing came up on the...
  7. Chazffa

    Question Display no signal after upgrading to a Ryzen 9 3900x

    PC Specs Ryzen 9 3900x MSI B350 Gaming Plus MSI GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 16GB RAM Corsair Vengeance Kingston 240GB SSD (gonna upgrade soon) Corsair CX430 Power Supply (maybe need to upgrade my power supply?) Hey, I upgraded from a Ryzen 5 1600 to a Ryzen 9 3900x. After upgrading I was...
  8. MillertimePC

    Question Upgrading to intel Core 2 Extreme Qx6800

    I have a Dell Dimension 9200. I know its old, but i know there's ways to make into a lower end gaming PC. I upgraded to windows 7, computer has 4gb of ram, a geforce 7900 gtx and a 1tb HDD. Beyond popular belief, i have read you can upgrade to 8 gb of ram and up to an intel core 2 Extreme Qx6800...
  9. T

    Question Upgrade CPU/GPU Advice Needed - i5 4670K, Z87-PRO 1150, HD 7870

    Current Setup from 2013 Goal is to maximize my rig to get another 1-2 years without spending too much. (i.e. not getting a new board + ram + cpu, the whole 9 yards) Is it worth it? CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4 GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] What is a good upgrade for my CPU?

    I would like to know a good CPU for my computer but I don't which one is good. These are my current specs. CPU: AMD FX(tm)-6300 RX Six-Core Processor GPU: Radeon RX 560 Series Memory: 8 GB DDR3 Please tell me if I need to tell you more information, I'm new to these stuff.
  11. A

    Question CPU and Ram upgrade. How much FPS improvement?

    Hello Everyone, I am considering upgrading my CPU/Mobo/Ram. I mostly use my system for gaming and often play battle royales such as COD:Warzone. Would upgrading from my current system:(listed below) to an ryzen 5 2600 and 16gb 2666mhz ram render good FPS improvements? If so any guess of what...
  12. zero2

    [SOLVED] What cpu is the best upgrade on the fm2+ platform

    i dont have any plans to upgrade to a new mobo and replace my ram and cpu, i know that this platform is old but pls don't judge and give me your best answers. I know that i5 is a good step up or even R 3 2200G but i don't have the money for the ram and motherboard i know i can wait and save but...
  13. Kiranendra

    Question I want to upgrade my asus k55vd laptop CPU

    Hi everyone, I want to upgrade my laptop CPU. Recently, I've upgraded my RAM to 8GB. Now I want to upgrade my processor. Installed one is "intel i3-2350M" with 2.4 GHz. Socket inside my motherboard is PGA988 aka rPGA988B OR Socket G2. Can anyone please suggest me compatible processors for my...
  14. TheFunSun

    Question What are the best upgrades for dell inspiron 1545?

    So I have an old dell inspiron 1545 laptop and want to upgrade some of its components so that it runs faster. I am aware that upgrading is not worth it and it is better to buy a new laptop but I can't buy one for while. I have currently upgraded the ram from 2gb to 8gb. And I upgraded the wifi...
  15. pittance

    Question iMac 2019 CPU upgrade

    Hello everyone I want to upgrade my iMac CPU which is currently a 3.0 GHz Intel Core i5. The iMac in question is a 27 inch, 2019 model with Radeon Pro 570X GPU. I already bought i9 9900KS on Amazon. Can i install this CPU in to it ? Thanks for reading
  16. A

    Question Warzone CPU Upgrade Improve FPS??

    Hello everyone, I am currently running a old setup and as such have to play Call of Duty Warzone on all LOW settings. My question is if I upgraded my processor from an i5-4460 to an Ryzen R5 3600/x Would I get any FPS improvement? I am currently capped at 60 and roughly maintain 50 fps in...
  17. A

    Question (Upgrade) I5 4460 > Ryzen r7 2700x (GAMING)

    Hello Everyone, I am considering upgrading my i5-4460 to a Ryzen 2700x since it is on sale in Canada for 220$ (Original is 440$). I currently have a GTX 960 and only 8GB ddr3 ram. This means to upgrade CPU I would need a new motherboard and a new stick of RAM. All this bringing my total cost...
  18. P

    Question Should i upgrade my cpu/mobo/ram?

    Hey there i have a few questions im currently looking to upgrade my cpu/mobo/ram to use it for the next lets say 4-5years. I play at 1080p 144hz because my graphicscard cant handle 1440p 144hz but i wil upgrade to 1440p 144hz in 2years after upgrading my gpu. Now my question is it worth to...
  19. kazastyle

    [SOLVED] What's the max Memory of HP 250 G6?

    i've got the following hp model (2xz40ea) what's the maximum memory size and what cpu i can upgrade to? current i3-6006U
  20. Lohatla

    Question Upgrade from GTX 780 to GTX 1060 or 1070

    Hi, I'm a bit stuck I would like to upgrade my pc. The current specs is, Mother board Asus Z87M Plus Rev X CUP I7 4770 3.4 mhz 340kHz GPU Nvidia GTX 780. Palit GeForce GTX 780 3GB Super JetStream edition ition My power supply is RM 750 The question is,what GPU to go for, budget is about £300...