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The best you can go up with is a 3.4 GHz Core i7 (I7-2600).
You may want to look at upping your RAM and jumping to a SSHD or better yet add in a second drive in this case a SSD. Remember your system has three SATA ports!.
=== Update (05/09/2018) ===
[image|1451326]
-You can see the only the mc Geekbench values are higher. Keep in mind only multi-threaded will take advantage of the extra threads. I think you are better off upgrading the RAM & Storage, and its less work and risk.
+You can see the only the mc Geekbench values are higher. Keep in mind only multi-threaded apps will take advantage of the extra threads. I think you are better off upgrading the RAM & Storage, and its less work and risk.

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Edit by: Dan ,

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The best you can go up with is a 3.4 GHz Core i7 (I7-2600).
You may want to look at upping your RAM and jumping to a SSHD or better yet add in a second drive in this case a SSD. Remember your system has three SATA ports!.
=== Update (05/09/2018) ===
-[image|1451324]
+[image|1451326]
You can see the only the mc Geekbench values are higher. Keep in mind only multi-threaded will take advantage of the extra threads. I think you are better off upgrading the RAM & Storage, and its less work and risk.

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open

Edit by: Dan ,

Text:

The best you can go up with is a 3.4 GHz Core i7 (I7-2600).
You may want to look at upping your RAM and jumping to a SSHD or better yet add in a second drive in this case a SSD. Remember your system has three SATA ports!.
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+=== Update (05/09/2018) ===
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+[image|1451324]
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+You can see the only the mc Geekbench values are higher. Keep in mind only multi-threaded will take advantage of the extra threads. I think you are better off upgrading the RAM & Storage, and its less work and risk.

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Original post by: Dan ,

Text:

The best you can go up with is a 3.4 GHz Core i7 (I7-2600).

You may want to look at upping your RAM and jumping to a SSHD or better yet add in a second drive in this case a SSD. Remember your system has three SATA ports!.

Status:

open