Advice on game rig upgrading (im lost)

  Guest 43093 17:02 04 Mar 2016

Hi there, I'm kinds stuck with how to upgrade my rig as I'm really not very clued up when it comes to pc hardware. its currently as follows:

Motherboard; Gigabyte GA-F2A68HM-HD2 (it also has FM2+/Fm2 DDR3 written near that)

Processor; AMD A6-6400K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics, 3900 Mhz, 1 core, 2 Logical Processors

Graphics Card; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460, 1Gb ram

PSU; Win Power AD-E500AE-A5/A6 AC OUTPUT; 115V/60hz, 230V/50Hz DC OUTPUT; +3.3V, +5V, +12V1, +12V2, 12V, +5VSB MAX OUTPUT CURRENT; 15A, 18A, 14A, 14A, 0.5A, 2A TOTAL POWER; 500W

HDD; Seagate 1Tb

OS; Windows 10 Home x64bit

I'm looking to be able to upgrade so I can run current games (mainly Star citizen). Not worried about ultra settings really, just want it to be a smooth frame rate. Any upgrade advice would really be helpful and massively appreciated

Thanks in advance :)

  Gordon Freeman 09:22 06 Mar 2016

To get you started, give the below a run and see what it advises:

click here

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?