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a better quad core or a i5 if your MB supports it (Not sure since it's intel), then a SSD.
His motherboard doesn't support i5s.

I would personally see if I could trade/sell your current CPU/Mobo/RAM and go with an i5-2500K.

The rest of your system is strong enough, so that shouldn't be a problem.

If you really don't want to do that, either buy an extra 2GB stick of the same RAM or buy a whole new 2x2GB kit, then overclock your CPU a tad.
post #12 of 39
Nothing, save your money until you can buy a new cpu board and ram.
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personalyl id buy a ssd...i think that upgrade would reap you the best/most noticable improvement
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post #14 of 39
na seems to be quite expensive

second idea keep it till april see what amd brings to the table then get eithen and amd or a sandy bridge
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post #15 of 39
I would add a whole new system to it, except maybe for the 470
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post #16 of 39
ssd boot drive
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If I could add anything?

I'd change out my GTX 275 (which has faithfully served my computer for some time now) for your GTX 470.

Alas, upgrade time isn't likely until the Fall.
Edited by Siegfried262 - 1/10/11 at 11:11pm
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post #18 of 39
Ditch the Kingston and get 4GB of quality RAM.
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post #19 of 39
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Nothing, I'd save the money and wait to buy a new cpu/motherboard/ram. Maybe a new psu as well, never heard of Chieftec but if it works then that's good.
i have one of there cases lol

but id say go with a ssd or a sound card
    
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post #20 of 39
4gb ram in total and ones that won't have "kingston" printed on them.
DD3 is not and shouldn't be considered worth/critical point of upgrading. Read on differences and you'll see for yourself.
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