Originally Posted by jasonalwaysready
you would really be better off saving your money and starting with a new system.
Sadly there really isn't a whole lot you can do with that Dell upgrade wise that will make a noticeable difference.
BF3 and Skyrim can run on a dual-core CPU, but recommend a quad-core.
Also both recommend 4GB of RAM, and a better video card than your power supply can handle.
You can reuse your hard drive and optical drive, but would need a new CPU, motherboard, RAM, Windows license, power supply, and video card.
Please read through the thread thoroughly before responding.
Nobody wants to read a wall of text, formatting is your friend.
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