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What would you upgrade in my system for 200$? I'm having a hard time deciding. I kinda want to setup an SLI rig with a 780a and two GTS 250's...
 

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One word: Watercooling. :)
 
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I'd need a new board if I went water cooling. I can't get my 720 higher on this board. Tried up to 1.65v and it doesn't clock any higher than 3.7
 

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What would you upgrade in my system for 200$? I'm having a hard time deciding. I kinda want to setup an SLI rig with a 780a and two GTS 250's...
Don't you already have a 4850x2? That's what's in your system specs. If anything, I think I'd sell your CPU and buy a 955.
 
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Don't you already have a 4850x2? That's what's in your system specs. If anything, I think I'd sell your CPU and buy a 955.
Yea that's been in the back of my mind.
 
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I'll second the 955 upgrade.
 

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I'd need a new board if I went water cooling. I can't get my 720 higher on this board. Tried up to 1.65v and it doesn't clock any higher than 3.7
Well there is only a couple actual upgrades worthwhile that you can do. New CPU or run a RAID 0 array. Couple SSD's maybe?
 

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Cmon new 955 will be so much fun..

Imagine playing around in all of the settings and overclocking :D
 
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I would go 955 get a ssd.
 
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A couple of 32GB SSDs would run you about $200, so yeah. That'll make apps & games load pretty fast.
 
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Didn't you just have a thread asking about what you should upgrade? Like 4 days ago?? Thought you decided to get a mic. Anyways I'd grab the 955. Have some fun with it.:toast: