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just wondering would it be worth upgrading my cpu to a i5 760? discuss
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nop, just sell it and get yourself i5 2500k.
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Dual core to quad core...

You will prob see a fair increase in performance if you use 4 cores often, and most new games will be 4+ thread coded.

You may want to consider hanging on for an upgrade to sandybridge however ~ that's what I'd do.
    
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well i am gonna upgrade to a sandybridge once i finish tafe and thought when i get my gts 250 back then atleast my brother will have a decent comp to play on when i go for a full upgrade, because my friend has a 5850 and gettin much more frames then my 560 but he has a i7 extreme
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And a new mobo^.
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