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Just Got A $400 Paycheck... Help Me Put A Hole In My Pocket

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Because of very good commission the past week, Office Depot gave me this pretty check

Now, look at my sig rig, ponder a bit, and tell me what I should do with this cash. Keep in mind I have another 560 Ti coming in so SLI is already out of mind and the 990FX stays

I do have a mind to save it for Bulldozer but I've never been the patient type.
post #2 of 28
i5 2500K + decent P67/Z68 motherboard.

An SSD if you have leftover cash.
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A case? If your intending to run without a proper case, maybe get a nice test bench?
    
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SSD, case (if by Birthday suit you mean its not in a case, you get better temps most of the time as you have directed air flow) and a Phenom II 965?

Not really much else there to do, the SSD will be the most noticeable item in terms of feel, and the 965 will help to not limit the 560ti's.
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post #5 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ipwnnubletz View Post
i5 2500K + decent P67/Z68 motherboard.

An SSD if you have leftover cash.
done and done! i got my 2500k and p8p67 pro for $350. go go go
    
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Originally Posted by appleg33k85 View Post
SSD, case (if by Birthday suit you mean its not in a case) and a Phenom II 965?
I think a 2500k is much better than a 965 tbh.
post #7 of 28
4 more GB RAM, make a ram disk and install morrowind to it

A case (if you want one)
Dont get an SSD, they are more hassle than theyre worth unless you get 240gb and up.
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post #8 of 28
Seeing as he already has a 990, it would be silly to go Intel. Case, SSD, save the rest for a Bulldozer CPU.
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post #9 of 28
Clearly no one is reading that uncholowapo wants to keep the 990x board...
The 965 would be good to hold you over until BD comes out with their very best stuff and gets all the kinks worked out, just like when the Phenom first came out.
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16gb of ram, SSD, and a case.
    
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