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post #31 of 74
Save it, except you could pick up another matching GTS and when you upgrade sell them as a matched set.
post #32 of 74
upgrade the mobo, other than that...not much else I can think of, at least not without spending a bit more than the 1K.
    
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Thread Starter 
I am thinking I might buy a single new video card, and sell the GTS 512 in the for sale forum. That way I get some actual cash I can use to some things I've been wanting to do with my truck. I appreciate everyone's suggestions, and the "Save It" advice is starting to look good too.

Thanks again - TK
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GPU, Case, CPU HSF, HDD, OS, and Mobo could all do with a little upgrade.
    
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Yeah,

Put up a nice SLI of sorts.
    
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post #36 of 74
the rest of your rig seems pretty up to date. (I use the term ''pretty'' loosely, you've got C2Q! lol)

I vote for going with a watercooling setup, seeing as you are on air now. You'll be able to keep that Quad alot cooler with water. Go for a 360 rad + 6 fans and a fuzion v2 or something similar.

Or better yet, get a TEC kit

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Gtx 280 Sli
he's only got $1000, lol.
Edited by Boyboyd - 6/26/08 at 12:05pm
post #37 of 74
Maybe Vista 64bit unless you have been able to find 64bit drivers for all your stuff in XP.

Otherwise, maybe offer to buy things for people and just get them to pay you back the full price in cash
good way to convert it into money
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post #38 of 74
If it were me, I'd get a 32"-37" 1080P LCD TV. Newegg is having free shipping on all TV's! (Saves about $100-$200).
    
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I wouldn't buy a Raptor X from Newegg. Especially when you can buy them at Best Buy for $80 less.
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Buy $1000 Dollars worth of AS5
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