Which 939 Amd Cpu for gaming?
Posted on 2006-11-29
Heya guyz , my current setup is
P4 3.0 Ghz (478) , P4GD1 (which is a ddr1 , pci express x16 , 478 socket motherboard , really hard to find) , and 2gb of high end memory (Ocz Platinum somthing , really low latency mem , 2 x 1gb stick) , and a gigabyte x1900xt
Im'a real gamer, but im starting to feel my cpu choke on alot of gamez (i think its the cpu) , the whole 478 pci express architecture doesnt work that well lol.
so ive jus bought a ddr 1 939 compliant motherboard , (Asus A8R32-MVP Deluxe to be exact) , and im gonna use my current memory (it supports ddr1 as i said)
as for hd's i aint really worried cuz i got that whole thing coverd.
thing is , im really thinkin which cpu should i take , money is a slight problem , but i aint stingy.
the fx60 seems to be a nice pick (939 slot one) but it seems REALLY high priced , hows the fx55 compared to that (i can find those on ebay for like 150-250 dollars) , or the fx57..
in general , should i take a X2 +4000 , +5000 somthing or an FX one?
Please help =)