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Should I Change Upgrade my Graphics Card or CPU?

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Curent Specs:
CPU: AMD Phenom X3 8750 Black Edition
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce 9800 gtx/ gtx+
Ram: 6gb
Motherboard: ECS A770M -A

Wich, Out of CPU or Graphics Card should i upgrade for better gaming performance on the new upcomming games (Skyrim, Mass Effect 3, etc.)
Any reconmendation perferably cheap hahah


Thank you
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I think you should upgrade your graphics card first and then you can research on how to overclock your cpu to match your new graphics card.
    
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ANy reconmendations for a new Graphics card so it can work on my Motherboard, Im not great at choosing parts hahaha, id really apreciate your input, and thank you for replying
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ANy reconmendations for a new Graphics card so it can work on my Motherboard, Im not great at choosing parts hahaha, id really apreciate your input, and thank you for replying
Any graphics card will work, That depends on your price range.

That should get some more power out of your system untill it's time for a new one entirely.
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my price range is $125, can you recomend some that would work nicley Id really apreciate it, thank you for replying
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my price range is $125, can you recomend some that would work nicley :d id really apreciate it, thank you for replying :d
5770, 6790?
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Thank you
its conpatibvle with my Motherboard right?
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as long as there is a pci-e slot yes
    
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Thank you guys I really Apreciate it
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