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I'd save up for a platform upgrade first. I'd advice buying a quality PSU, motherboard and decent CPU in the future. It's no use to invest in an unbalanced system, really. The best you could do, is getting a quality 500-600W PSU (should be enough for any single GPU setup) rather than some generic 700W+ PSU.

That's just my opinion though.
My sentiments exactly. Unbalancement = serious bottlenecks
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NO!!! you need a 750w PSU or better
Please stop telling him things that even you are clueless about. He would be fine with a quality 450w PSU.
    
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recently I bought for my brother a 5570 DDR3, which is based on the same GPU as the 5670 but with much lower clock and memory, I installed it in a e5400 downclocked to 2.4GHz, for what he wanted it worked just fine (to play F1 2010 in medium settings and some soccer games, something that his 7300GT couldn't do well enough), although your CPU is slower than that, you will definitely see a good gain from the 8400GS in many games,
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