Is this upgrade worth it...

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#1 Posted by Cloud_7 (1248 posts) -

My dad was looking to upgrade his computer. Lately he's been getting blue screens, which might or might not be associated with the parts. His graphics card's fan is making a lot of noise lately. All these problems don't help when my mother smokes in the house either.

He has some gigabyte motherboard with a q6600 in it and a 8600 gt and 2x2gb ddr2 memory.

Was thinking about going with a A10 5800k and a asrock fm2 motherboard atx form factor with 2x4gb ddr3 memory.

I figure he can use his old case, power supply and hard drive.

#2 Posted by GummiRaccoon (13598 posts) -

Looks good.

I just gave someone a 3870k build, it's butter smooth for what they do.