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Intel core i3 or i5? And which GPU? Is my setup Compatible?(I'm New)

For Christmas, I got an HP Compaq 6000 Pro Small Form Factor with Windows 10 and 8GB of ram. I have been playing World of Warcraft ever since then, with a small amount of lag. I decided to download some other games but I couldn't play them, I assume this is because the computer is not up to par, so I have decided to go with either an Intel Core i3-7100 or an i5-7500. My Question is: Which GPU should I pair with each of them and get the best results, And also is this even possible with the computer I have?
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  1. No it's not sorry.
    The processor must match the motherboard.
    That is just not worth upgrading being a small form factor.
  2. What are the specs of that system? The quick google search I did showed it to be a pretty old system.
  3. Zerk2012 said:


    Yea that is what I found too. That isn't worth sticking any money into.
  4. Well, thanks anyway guys. Is there a way to make this computer able to play games like Rust or Prison Architect? I would build a new one but i don't have the money.
  5. Sadly I do not see that being possible, with that system.
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    Zerk2012 said:
    No it's not sorry.
    The processor must match the motherboard.
    That is just not worth upgrading being a small form factor.


    theres a small possibility you could upgrade to at least a half decent system, get a core 2 quad, a GeForce gtx 1050 or rx 460 and buy it a new case, ill add links to the right ones ;)' *also bear in mind you might need a new power supply if you don't already have one, I know this is basically rebuilding the entire pc but its cheaper than starting from scratch.
    CPU- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Intel-Core-2-Quad-Q6600-2-4GHz-Quad-Core-Processor-/122373506163?hash=item1c7e078473:g:nnEAAOSwUKxYl1np
    GPU- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/NEW-Powercolor-Red-Dragon-Radeon-Rx-460-2Gb-Gddr5-AXRX-460-2GBD5-DH-OC-/401265217630?hash=item5d6d45505e:g:05wAAOSwA3dYiJUT
    case- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Game-Max-Proteus-Gaming-PC-Case-Illuminated-front-Logo-1-x-USB3-GMX-PROTEUS-/371860635077?hash=item56949efdc5:g:XzMAAOSwKfVXKK0h
    PSU- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/EVGA-White-500-500W-Gaming-PC-PSU-Power-Supply-80-Plus-Rated-120mm-Fan-/221906905303?hash=item33aaaea8d7:g:0MoAAOSwFnFWFOvO
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