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My current configuration is as follows:

(Using Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit)

AMD FX4100 Quad-Core 3.6 Ghz
12 GB RAM
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti (1900x1080)
500 GB Seagate HDD
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 Motherboard

I was curious as to what would possibly be the best performance boosting upgrade right now for gaming with me playing such titles as the MMORPG Tera & Diablo 3.

Was thinking the processor, but what's the best I can get right now that's compatible with my board?

Sort of on a budget but going to upgrade one thing now and the other's along the way, so maybe a list of priority to upgrade and what those upgrades are would be sweet.

Thanks in advance for anyone able to help me; not so great with all the technical stuff.
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  1. It seems a balance rig, however you can SLI (2x) your card, then overclock the CPU.

    Which is your power supply?
  2. Forget the actual brand, but it's 750watt
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    750 Watt should be enough for 2 GTX 550 Ti in SLI. However I am not sure if you´d be able to overclock the cpu too, perhaps should be not a problem, depending upon the speed you push the cpu, and PSU brand.
  4. I think I have to agree with Jemm. I think a second GTX 550ti in SLI would be the most cost effective performance upgrade.

    Good suggestion Jemm.
  5. Agreed with above^
    Maybe not the best performance boosting upgrade in game play but an SSD's. They have came down a bit and with some good deals out there it would make things feel and load a little quicker...
  6. Best answer selected by entityjustin.
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