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New AMD Gaming Rig, need critique/advice for near future upgrades.

Hi there, I just ordered a new gaming rig, the parts are in the mail as we speak. I would like some critique/advice for very near future upgrades or improvements. Here's what i grabbed:

GPU: Sapphire Radeon R9 270X 2GB GDDR5 DVI-I/DVI-D/HDMI/DP Dual-X with Boost and OC Version PCI-Express BF4 Edition Graphics Card

CPU: AMD FD8350FRHKBOX FX-8350 FX-Series 8-Core Black Edition

PSU: Corsair Builder Series CX 600 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS (CX600)

HDD: WD Blue 1 TB Desktop Hard Drive: 3.5 Inch, 7200 RPM, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64 MB Cache - WD10EZEX

SSD: SAMSUNG 840 Series MZ-7TD250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA III Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9Q-16GBRL

MOBO: ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

Case: Corsair Carbide Series White 500R Mid Tower Computer Case (CC-9011013-WW)

OS: Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (OEM) System Builder DVD 1 Pack

Monitor: Asus VS248H-P 24-Inch Full-HD LED Monitor

I paid just under $1,000 for all the parts from Amazon (If you ever decide to buy a large order, call them and tell them you want a 5% discount,+free shipping, they just handed it to me without asking a question.)

Let me know what you think and what any small upgrades I might be able to make that would noticeably increase performance! Thanks!!
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  1. The PSU is the only weak point in the build.
  2. What PSU would you recommend? I guess i should mention I do not plan on overclocking, at least not right out of the box.
  3. Best answer
    If your not overclocking then you will be fine .If you do overclock in the future step up to Seasonic or XFX power supply.
  4. Roger, thanks.
  5. Nice setup , enjoy it.
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