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I would save my money for either haswell or a new case.
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post #12 of 14
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Quote:
Originally Posted by iMica View Post

I would save my money for either haswell or a new case.

Why a new case?
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post #13 of 14
Your CPU is fast enough such that you won't notice whatever upgrade you can get for $300.
I wouldn't upgrade anything--but if you're really itching to upgrade, just RAID two SSDs.
 
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post #14 of 14
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Originally Posted by Derko1 View Post

Why a new case?

lol you dont really need any upgrade atm. Cpu is still great, gpus are still great, you have a water loop, SSD, enough ram. So you really don't need anything spec wise, but you can get a better case so you can add two 240 rads instead of the 120 rad. Also a new case makes you feel like you have a whole new computer xD

Im probably going to grab a corsair 800d or a switch because im getting bored of my case look lol
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