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Wich upgrade is best to move my wife into the Trinity set up or to upgrade herwife with athe video card hd6950.

Her system on my sig.
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If you are strictly speaking gaming performance the 6950 would be leaps and bounds better than the 6550. Though that depends on the PSU as well... which I can't figure out what model or wattage the Antec Earthwalker II is. Google doesn't pull up any information about it. Just board posts(mostly from OCN, lol).
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Originally Posted by Fossil View Post

If you are strictly speaking gaming performance the 6950 would be leaps and bounds better than the 6550. Though that depends on the PSU as well... which I can't figure out what model or wattage the Antec Earthwalker II is. Google doesn't pull up any information about it. Just board posts(mostly from OCN, lol).

500watt 80cert

Is it worth upgrading to Trinity or just leave the on the current set and add the new video card?
Edited by ITAngel - 10/9/12 at 1:59pm
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500watt 80cert
Is it worth upgrading to Trinity or just leave the on the current set and add the new video card?

It really depends on her uses.

Does she game much?
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It really depends on her uses.
Does she game much?

Yes she games and surf the web basically does the movie time but that's about it. Gw2
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Yes she games and surf the web basically does the movie time but that's about it. Gw2

Here's a brief comparison of the 7660D (embedded in the A10 5800K) vs the 6550D:

http://pinoytekkie.wordpress.com/2012/08/29/hd-7660d-vs-hd-6550d/
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video card for sure
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