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WHICH TYPE OF UPGRADE SHOULD I DO WITH MY P REBUILD PC

JiGAR PARMAR
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Hi Everyone. so i have a pre-build pc which has H61 motherboard 8gb Ram, Intel i3 3225, 500gb HDD and no GPU and i don't know anything about the power supply.... so the matter is i want upgread this pc and which parts do i need for this specs what kind of parts should i change or add with what

 

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For the CPU I'd try and find a used i7 3770 on Ebay. 

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5 minutes ago, LinusTechTipsFanFromDarlo said:

For the CPU I'd try and find a used i7 3770 on Ebay. 

if you can get a better CPU, or a low-end GPU you should fair okay, what's your budget and what do you plan on doing with the PC

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1 minute ago, Johnprogamez said:

 Intel Core i5-8400

 

For that upgrade, the OP would also need to buy a new motherboard and RAM.

CPU: Intel Core i7-950 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R CPU Cooler: NZXT HAVIK 140 RAM: Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 (1x2GB), Crucial DDR3-1600 (2x4GB), Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3-1600 (1x4GB) GPU: ASUS GeForce GTX 770 DirectCU II 2GB SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 2.5" 1TB HDDs: WD Green 3.5" 1TB, WD Blue 3.5" 1TB PSU: Corsair AX860i & CableMod ModFlex Cables Case: Fractal Design Meshify C TG (White) Fans: 2x Dynamic X2 GP-12 Monitors: LG 24GL600F, Samsung S24D390 Keyboard: Logitech G710+ Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum Mouse Pad: Steelseries QcK Audio: Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones

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12 minutes ago, JiGAR PARMAR said:

Hi Everyone. so i have a pre-build pc which has H61 motherboard 8gb Ram, Intel i3 3225, 500gb HDD and no GPU and i don't know anything about the power supply.... so the matter is i want upgread this pc and which parts do i need for this specs what kind of parts should i change or add with what

 

Problem with pre build is that upgrade potential is limited in most cases. So the power supply wont have much headroom left to power stronger GPU for example. I cant think of a reasonable upgrade, better save some money and build a new system. 

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14 minutes ago, Johnprogamez said:

 Intel Core i5-8400

 

Wish there was a down vote option. 

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