System upgrade advice

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Hello all!
So, I've got an older system and I'm only getting about 15fps max during game play which is awful. I'm just wondering what the best thing (for D3) to upgrade first would be.

Windows XP SP3
AMD Athlon 64 x2 3800+ 2.01ghz

L2 Cache 512KB

3GB ram ddr2 i believe

Nvidia GeForce 8500 GT

CUDA Cores 16
Core Clock (MHz) 450
Shader Clock (MHz) 900
Memory Clock (MHz) 400
Memory Amount 512MB or 256MB DDR2
Memory Interface 128-bit
Memory Bandwidth (GB/sec) 12.8
Texture Fill Rate (billion/sec) 3.6

Any advice would be appreciated :)

-Nautik
You can't upgrade that system enough to make it worthwhile. You would be far better off investing in a new one (not to mention the cost of upgrading would be at least 50% the cost of a new one, and still probably wouldn't get you more than ~20fps total).
Even a gpu upgrade wouldn't be worth it?
A new system is out of the question, I'd just like to know which upgrade would be more beneficial, for D3. Faster and more ram or a better video card?

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