Help needed in order to upgrade my current pc

the-itch

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Hello,
would like to upgrade my Compaq Presario SR5601UK.
It's current motherboard MSI MS-7525, also known as MS-7525 (Boston) Intel G31 Express my current processor Intel Celeron E1200 1.6GHz.
*Socket: 775*
Have a 300W power supply and it's a Mid-size ATX case.
Only want to upgrade my mobo and cpu, need advice asap
thanks so much
 

Uther39

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Whats your budget and what do you use your pc for?
 

Uther39

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OK your going to need MOBO, CPU and RAM,

SO here you go all for £220 delivered

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/msi-h67ma-e45-(b3)-intel-h67-s-1155-ddr3-sata-iii-6gb-s-raid-sata-pcie-20-(x16)-vga-on-board-micro-a
MSI H67MA-E45 new B3 stepping

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/intel-core-i3-2120-s1155-sdy-bridge-33ghz-5gt-s-hd2000-igp-850mhz-3mb-cache-core-r-33x-65w-retail
Intel CPU i3 2120 Sandy Bridge Dual Core Processor

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/8gb-(2x4gb)-corsair-ddr3-xms3-pc3-12800-(1600)-non-ecc-unbuffered-cas-9-9-9-24-15v
Corsair Memory XMS3 8GB DDR3 1600 MHz

This will be a massive upgrade for you and you will se a huge difference in speed and general performance. It will also still be within your 300w PSU ability.
 

Uther39

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I would advise you to buy this which includes a new better PSU

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/msi-h67ma-e45-(b3)-intel-h67-s-1155-ddr3-sata-iii-6gb-s-raid-sata-pcie-20-(x16)-vga-on-board-micro-a
MSI H67MA-E45 (B3), Intel H67, S 1155, DDR3, SATA III - 6Gb/s, RAID SATA, PCIe 2.0 (x16), VGA On Board, Micro ATX
£62.67 £75.20
£79.15

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/msi-h67ma-e45-(b3)-intel-h67-s-1155-ddr3-sata-iii-6gb-s-raid-sata-pcie-20-(x16)-vga-on-board-micro-a
Intel Core i3 2120, S1155, Sdy Bridge, 3.3GHz, 5GT/s, HD2000 IGP 850Mhz, 3MB Cache, Core R 33x, 65W, Retail
£79.15 £94.98
£32.80

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/8gb-(2x4gb)-corsair-ddr3-xms3-pc3-12800-(1600)-non-ecc-unbuffered-cas-9-9-9-24-15v
8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 XMS3 PC3-12800 (1600), Non-ECC Unbuffered, CAS 9-9-9-24, 1.5V
£32.80 £39.36
£30.43

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/430w-psu-corsair-builder-series-cmpsu-430cxv2uk-80-eff-uncertified-quiet-fan-atx-v23
430W PSU, Corsair Builder Series CMPSU-430CXV2UK, 80% Eff', Uncertified, Quiet Fan, ATX v2.3
£30.43 £36.52

TOTAL = £255 with delivery
 

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