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Thanks for all of your responses. I don't really use to much space on my HD, maybe half at most. What do you guys think about selling my 580 Black Ops edition with after market cooling, and getting an EVGA classified 590? Do you guys think I could get 450 for the 580 w/ Aftermarket cooler?
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Thanks for all of your responses. I don't really use to much space on my HD, maybe half at most. What do you guys think about selling my 580 Black Ops edition with after market cooling, and getting an EVGA classified 590? Do you guys think I could get 450 for the 580 w/ Aftermarket cooler?
You probably won't see too huge of a difference in performance enough to warrant all the selling and buying...but if you want the absolute best, then I suppose you could do it (I personally wouldn't)
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Thanks for all of your responses. I don't really use to much space on my HD, maybe half at most. What do you guys think about selling my 580 Black Ops edition with after market cooling, and getting an EVGA classified 590? Do you guys think I could get 450 for the 580 w/ Aftermarket cooler?
SSD is important. If you can do both sell the 580 and buy 590 and get the SSD. Then do both. But I would say a SSD is priority.
 
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Ok I'm going to get an SSD than, the hard drive is def something I need to upgrade.
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Higher wattage Power Supply? 650W seems pretty low, but then again, I'm not sure how much wattage you need for that GPU+CPU anyways. =). If that's all good, maybe put your GPU under-water? I don't care much or know much about HDD's/SDD's, so no comment, lol.

Your rig says you got a Soundcard. You using Headphones? Maybe buy an AMP for the Headphones? =) Or better yet, better Headphones, lol.
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Yeah I've been looking at power supply's for a bit. Most likely going to get an 850w one
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Yeah I've been looking at power supply's for a bit. Most likely going to get an 850w one
I wouldn't bother unless your getting couple more 580's believe it or not most people don't need more than 400-500 watt PSU.

With a second 580.. might upgrade it, but with a single.. your fine. I have an overkill PSU, but I have more stuff plugged into it than is in my sig
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