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What should i upgrade?

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  1. well, the best thing you could do would be to get a R9 290x, or you could wait till november and get an 880.
  2. I wont get it till then so okay :) Anything Else?
  3. eh, if you have more money, you can get a new cpu/mobo, broadwell comes out later this year too :)
  4. What is your budget?
    You can really take two paths, nothing NEEDS to be upgraded, but there are two things that can be replaced.

    You can A) upgrade the graphics card to something like the 290x or 780ti, or maxwell 8xx series.
    Or
    B) Upgrade processor to something like the 4690k and a Z97 board.
  5. And the Haswell Extreme comes out in a month
  6. I wont go over 1500 an im a noob so which should i?
    Would this play on ultra/high
  7. that 8320 and 770 should run on very high-ultra.
  8. Best answer
    The current setup could run high-ultra, this is another build just under 1500, offers greater performance in both the CPU and GPU.
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($234.99 @ NCIX US)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($22.99 @ Micro Center)
    Motherboard: Asus Z97-A ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($139.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($82.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.98 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 290X 4GB Tri-X Video Card ($538.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (Red) ATX Mid Tower Case ($84.99 @ Amazon)
    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($57.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ OutletPC)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($13.99 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($84.98 @ OutletPC)
    Monitor: Asus VS238H-P 23.0" Monitor ($134.99 @ NCIX US)
    Keyboard: Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($29.99 @ Amazon)
    Total: $1498.83
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-30 22:41 EDT-0400
  9. to what?
  10. Thank you :)
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