Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › how much of an upgrade...
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

how much of an upgrade... - Page 2

post #11 of 12
Your setup is pretty good as is. If anything is limiting your performance, it's your ram. Another gig would let you blaze through games. Most games require 1.5 gb+ ram to perform well these days, but I would suggest getting 2x 1 gb modules, as running 3 or more would decrease speed slightly. As I understand it, you have enough to spare for the greater performance. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820220084

Unless you intend to do a full system upgrade in the near future anyways, it would be best to wait for the prices to fall.
blackbox of boom
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
pentium d 840 3.2 ghz p5nd2 sli deluxe 2x 7800gt's in sli corsair valueselect 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
139.49gb raid0 and 2 500GB and a 250GB external windows xp Home 32 in lcd, 19 in lcd, 19 in crt Logitech g15 
PowerCaseMouse
610 watt silverstone alienware =) logitech G5 gaming mouse 
  hide details  
Reply
blackbox of boom
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
pentium d 840 3.2 ghz p5nd2 sli deluxe 2x 7800gt's in sli corsair valueselect 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
139.49gb raid0 and 2 500GB and a 250GB external windows xp Home 32 in lcd, 19 in lcd, 19 in crt Logitech g15 
PowerCaseMouse
610 watt silverstone alienware =) logitech G5 gaming mouse 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 12
Thread Starter 
3d mark

SM2.0: 2227
HDR/SM3.0: 2169
CPU: 1736
5284

http://service.futuremark.com/orb/re...=0&UID=6942360

for the graphs and stuff
MENTLEGEN
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 3770k @ 4.2 Asrock z77 extreme4 Gigabyte G1 GTX 1080 Samsung Wonder Ram pc12800 4gx4 (16g) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 850 EVO N/A Corsair h100i Windows 10 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Crossfire 27QHD IPS @ 96hz Ducky Shine 3 ~ Soon to be Whitefox Seasonic 750W Gold CM Stryker 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Zowie EC1-A iCEMAT Audio Technica ATH-A900x 
  hide details  
Reply
MENTLEGEN
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 3770k @ 4.2 Asrock z77 extreme4 Gigabyte G1 GTX 1080 Samsung Wonder Ram pc12800 4gx4 (16g) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 850 EVO N/A Corsair h100i Windows 10 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Crossfire 27QHD IPS @ 96hz Ducky Shine 3 ~ Soon to be Whitefox Seasonic 750W Gold CM Stryker 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Zowie EC1-A iCEMAT Audio Technica ATH-A900x 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Intel CPUs
Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › how much of an upgrade...