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post #21 of 23
I would recommend a GPU upgrade and maybe some more memory depending on how much you currently have. Your CPU is still plentiful for the games that are out today.
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post #22 of 23
Dont get an 800D, the 932 is much nicer anywaay. Get a second 295 and SLI, then get a CM 212 and OC to 4.0 - 4.2.
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Originally Posted by Smoblikat View Post
Dont get an 800D, the 932 is much nicer anywaay. Get a second 295 and SLI, then get a CM 212 and OC to 4.0 - 4.2.
I dont like the HAF cases. I also consider computer as my hobby, so I dont really care to use "plenty" of money on some parts which I personally really want.
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