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For gaming purpose, no. Wait for Bulldozer and Ivy Bridge
Why? It's not like he is on a current AM3\\775 CPU. He could wait for the next gen and probably be in great shape with his chip at 4Ghz, not to mention I doubt Bulldozer will be any better then his current chip in games.

Ivy will be faster of course, but it may not be worth it when you have an extremely fast chip already.
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I'd only change if the price is absurdly low, otherwise, for plain gaming, the 760 it's enough, especially if overclocked.

Check the links on my sig rig, comparing my i3 to an i7 920 and a 2600k in gaming. If an i3 can keep up with both i7's, your i5 should be more than plenty.
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