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Possible Upgrades and prices?

endemion

62 months ago

I have no real spending limit here since I'll just be saving up for the upgrades. My specs are:

Processor: Intel Core I5-3470 CPU @ 3.20GHz RAM: 16 GB OS: Windows 7 Video Card: AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series Memory: 1TB Hard Drive Power Supply: Rosewill Capstone 80+ Gold MotherBoard: MSI B75MA-P45

Which one should I upgrade (if any) to improve performance and what would you recommend? I'd like to make a transition from the AMD graphics card if possible.

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

you seem to have plenty of everything, I would buy a SSD (120 or 240gb) to install the OS and get a GTX 970.

Other parts are more than ok, the i5, 16 gigs of ram, rosewill capstone (tier 2) psu.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
Storage Crucial M500 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $94.29 @ Amazon
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 4GB Video Card $329.90 @ Newegg
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $424.19
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-29 20:11 EST-0500

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