Re: Upgrade or Purchase New Computer?
I'd get a new motherboard/cpu/ram and use the rest, with a precaution on the psu as they do age.
It should be a couple hundred bucks, ~$250, fr an AM3 board, an x4 cpu and 4 or 8Gigs of ram.
The case/gpu and psu should be just fine.
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