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What should I buy?

I was thinking a 850 Watt PSU and a 450 for PhysX.
    
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post #2 of 16
GTS 450 won't give you much noticeable benefit in the two or three PhysX games that you probably play.
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More RAM then? That will just limit my OC and have no real gains. I'm thinking just a new PSU. Maybe a new mobo?
    
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post #4 of 16
You don't really need a GTS 450 for PhysX but the 850W PSU would be useful. Then save up for another GTX 480. Your MoBo should be fine.
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save and get a second monitor?
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I could bey a Blu-Ray drive, I don't even have any drive currently, never would use one though.
    
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post #7 of 16
IIRC, Win7 ties itself to your mobo, so if you'd have to reinstall. Another HDD to raid? Idk what more you could do, lol.

EDIT: Another monitor sounds good.
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Yea this is a very peculiar problem, not needing any upgrades
    
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post #9 of 16
sell 480, use money and this to get a 580
post #10 of 16
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Would need a water block for the 580 to reach my 480's performance, so I could sell my 480+WB for like 400 maybe, that gives me $594 for a 580 and a waterblock. Doable, but hard.
    
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