[SOLVED] Do i need to replace my 8 year old CPU?

curtis1

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I have a Corsair HX650 Modular 80 PLUS Gold PSU and its still going strong but need to update my PC with new RAM, CPU and MotherBoard. I am abit tight on money so if i dont need to replace it i would rather not but if its a MUST to replace then i will. Just not sure the rule of thumb with PSU's
 

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What is your PSU powering at this moment of time?

Please list them like so:
CPU:
Motherboard:
Ram:
SSD/HDD:
GPU:
PSU:
Chassis:

need to update my PC with new RAM, CPU and MotherBoard
What are you looking at as an upgrade?
 

curtis1

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Hi Thanks for the reply this is the current system:
CPU: fx-8320
Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0
Ram: 16gb corsair (4gb x 4)
SSD/HDD: 1tb hhd 128gb ssd
GPU:gtx 1070
PSU: Corsair HX650 Modular 80 PLUS Gold
Chassis: Fractal design R4

Im looking to upgrade to an intel core i3-12100f with new motherboard and DDR4 RAM
 

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