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    My computer & future upgrade possibilities

    I want to upgrade my computer a bit, currently i run BF3 on ultra with a screen resolution of 1366x768 with around 55-35 FPS.
    This or next month i will get money, and i need to know if my mobo supports a gtx 760 or if there are any better options, then tell me

    Mobo : ASrock N68-VS3 FX
    Current GPU : Geforce GTX 650 1GB
    AMD Phenom II X4 - will this bottleneck if i get an GTX 760?

    Also, will i have enough space in my case, its not the biggest one and i think it is pretty small.

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    Indeed you'll be bottlenecked to hell and back with any Phenom.

    Also, get an actual PSU rather than that $20 hunk of shit.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Aborted View Post
    Indeed you'll be bottlenecked to hell and back with any Phenom.

    Also, get an actual PSU rather than that $20 hunk of shit.



    What should i upgrade then?
    It seems to me this will cost me alot more than i paid for the actual PC itself....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Denelf View Post

    What should i upgrade then?
    It seems to me this will cost me alot more than i paid for the actual PC itself....
    ​What model x4 is your processor?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aborted View Post

    ​What model x4 is your processor?
    AMD Phenom II X4 945 @ 3Ghz

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    Quote Originally Posted by Denelf View Post

    AMD Phenom II X4 945 @ 3Ghz
    ​An FX-6300 will bring about 2X the power for about 85 euros.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aborted View Post

    ​An FX-6300 will bring about 2X the power for about 85 euros.
    Yes but, wouldn't it help a bit if i did upgrade my GPU to like GTX 660 TI, or something?

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    Dat Cable Management.

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    Quote Originally Posted by uhZylon View Post
    Dat Cable Management.
    Its not the best but it isn't terrible

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    Quote Originally Posted by Denelf View Post

    Its not the best but it isn't terrible
    Suppose if you have no case windows it doesnt make much difference.
    Doesnt affect airflow too much

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    660 ti is a great card. worth the price

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    Quote Originally Posted by Denelf View Post

    Yes but, wouldn't it help a bit if i did upgrade my GPU to like GTX 660 TI, or something?
    That will assuredly help, even more so than a CPU upgrade.
    ​Problem being that your current CPU won't even be able to handle a 660.
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    no iix4 will handle the 660 non ti non SC model

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