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    I wouldn't do it, unless you think you could sell the parts individually for more than that on ebay to build up money for your new build. You'd be paying $300 for a processor that is not as good as the one you are currently using, a motherboard that still doesn't use DDR3, and 8GB of an undisclosed brand of DDR2 memory.

    Honestly your new AM3 build will be faster. My Phenom II X3 720 Black Edition runs at 3.6, and I'm not even trying to push it.

    Also, I would agree with Stan here and say to go with a 4890 Vapor-X as well. Just run it in Crossfire X with your current card. I'd focus your money into getting a really good set of DDR3 1600 (or higher) memory for the ASUS M4A79T Deluxe, the X4 955, and a good cooler for your processor. I'd also look into getting a better power supply that the one you have. Getting quality HDD's, PSU's, and Heatsinks usually last you through several builds, and are worth a little more cost to get much better quality.

    Let me know if you need anymore help in planning your build, I can definitely help you to get the most you can from your AM3 Dragon system.
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    I acknowledge it won't be on the bleeding edge.. But will this motherboard/CPU combo with a GTX 285 be able to play demanding games like GTA4 and upcoming games like ARMA II with no problem?

    And would the Q6700 @ 3.2 bottleneck a GTX 285?

    Since GTX 260 equals a 4870(what i have now) I'd like to have a graphics card with a little bit more performance. I don't want to go to high that the GPU would bottleneck the CPU. Would a GTX 280 be better?
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    It all depends on what motherboard you are getting. If you are going to get the ASUS M4A79T Deluxe, then just get a 4890 and run them it crossfire X mode with your 4870. That should easily be able to handle the games you are speaking of. I wouldn't run an nVidia GPU on and AMD system. They are notorious for not playing well together. I did it for several years, as I didn't know that the ATI cards would perform better.

    If you are going to go Intel, then save a little longer and get a Core i7. Its worth it.

    So if you are going to go Intel, ATI or NVIDIA cards will do you wonders, but for AMD, just stick to ATI. nVidia won't actaully come out with another NB for several more months for AMD, maybe not for a year or more. Which means no SLI, and what SLI the nVidia boards do have isn't nearly as fast as an Intel system.
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    Thanks, If I have anymore questions I will post them

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    Buy the AM3 X4 955 and we will try to help you out with a board, why spend your money on old tech?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    Buy the AM3 X4 955 and we will try to help you out with a board, why spend your money on old tech?
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