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After now grabbing my SSD last week, I am not too sure what I should start saving for next. Any ideas?
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your video card is only the real "weak" spot, if you'd even call it that. Maybe A 6970 or gtx 570?
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I would probably recommend a beefier PSU. I was going to recommend another 460, but not so sure that 500W would handle it. I've noticed the system runs right around 500W (sometimes more, sometimes less depending on the OC) with two 460's. Other than that everything looks good to me.
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I would probably recommend a beefier PSU. I was going to recommend another 460, but not so sure that 500W would handle it. I've noticed the system runs right around 500W (sometimes more, sometimes less depending on the OC) with two 460's. Other than that everything looks good to me.

Yeah you both had the same idea as me. I thought maybe new video card first, but before I do that I should upgrade to a solid psu.
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