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Hey guys I need a new CPU cuz ive been told my current one might be bottle necking my PC. I need it to run Black Ops decently. Right now I have a AmD 6000+ and my Motherboard is a a780gxe asrock. I dont want something like over 100 bucks I just need something to run the game with out slowing it down... thanks in advance
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I Seriously doubt you are getting any big bottlenecks. If i recall, they only made the 6000+ as a dual core. A 6000+ on 1080p isn't going to give you a bottleneck you should be worried about. If you bought a new cpu, would it raise your frames? Sure, but you could still get frame improvements if you used a gtx460.
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So what do you think, should I just get a new graphics card? Like my pc runs MW1 and Mw2 good but when it comes to Black Ops its really baaaaaaad lol
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So do you have a 5000+ or a 6000+ lol. Well, would you be willing to build a new pc? Or are you just looking to upgrade a part or 2 at a time. If you get a new CPU then you will also have to buy a new motherboard, processor, and ram.
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Sorry its a 5000+ xD

Well I was reading about my motherboard and it says it can use am3 i just dont know which one is good for my games
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Ahhh, ok. From what I'm looking at your motherboard only supports AM2+ but correct me if I am wrong but I dont want to point you in the wrong direction. Well for an AM2+ I would get a Phenom II x4 945. Make sure its for an AM2+ socket and you should be able to find one under 100 on ebay or something.
post #7 of 22

Get this
and this. Overclock to about 3.7 and be

Just a hair over $100, but worth it.
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post #8 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Badwrench View Post

Get this
and this. Overclock to about 3.7 and be

Just a hair over $100, but worth it.
I dont think his motherboard will do any core unlocking though. I might with a bios update though. If you dont want to overclock or shoot for core unlocks you could go for this.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-921-_-Product
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Quote:
Originally Posted by UsedPaperclip View Post
I dont think his motherboard will do any core unlocking though. I might with a bios update though. If you dont want to overclock or shoot for core unlocks you could go for this.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-921-_-Product
I just looked up his mobo - 790gxe. Good mobo, but no ACC. Would be able to OC the 450 a bit though.
I agree on the 840 as a good alternative. Main reason I went with the 450 was to allow enough in the budget for a decent cooler as the stock AMD stuff sucks.
Edited by Badwrench - 4/14/11 at 4:49pm
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post #10 of 22
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Well I already have a freezer 7 so dont need a different fan. But I might look into that quad core, do u think it might help my game run a bit better?
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