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Looking to Upgrade my 3~4 years old PC. Any help is Appreciated:D

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August 26, 2013 8:14:25 PM

Hello, I am looking to upgrade my pc, Any help would be appreciated! I recently purchased a Gigabyte GTX 770 GDDR5-4GB, so no need to worry about the video card. I am looking to upgrade 1 or 2 more things, which parts should I upgrade next? price range is $100~$400 (not really worried about budget). My computer is mainly for heavy gaming. Basically I would like my comp future proof. Thanks guys!

My Specs:

Case ( CoolerMaster HAF 932 Full Tower Gaming Case - Black )
Processor ( Intel® Core™ i7 920 Processor (4x 2.66GHz/8MB L3 Cache) )
Motherboard ( Asus P6T -- Intel X58 Chipset CrossFire and SLI Supported w/7.1 Sound, Triple-Channel DDR3, Gb LAN, S-ATA Raid, USB 2.0, 3-Way SLI PCI-E MB - 3-Way SLI )
Memory ( 6 GB [2 GB X3] DDR3-1333 Triple Memory Module - Corsair Value or Major Brand )
Video Card ( NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 – 1GB - SLI Mode (Dual Cards) )
Power Supply ( 1000 Watt -- Corsair CMPSU-1000HX Power Supply - Quad SLI Ready )
Processor Cooling ( CoolerMaster V8 CPU Cooling Fan System )
Video Card Brand ( === High Performance === EVGA Brand Video Cards [SLI enabled] Powered by NVIDIA )
Primary Hard Drive: Crucial M500 120GB SATA 2.5-Inch 7mm (with 9.5mm adapter) Internal Solid State Drive CT120M500SSD1
Second Hard Drive: 1 TB HARD DRIVE - [16M Cache, 7200 RPM, 3.0Gb/s] )
August 26, 2013 9:21:02 PM

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/benchmarks/

Power Supply: SeaSonic 650W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Total: $99.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-27 00:20 EDT-0400)

seasonic make the best power supplies.

1000 is complete overkill for a 770
August 27, 2013 1:44:56 AM

sheag123 said:
PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/benchmarks/

Power Supply: SeaSonic 650W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Total: $99.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-27 00:20 EDT-0400)

seasonic make the best power supplies.

1000 is complete overkill for a 770


Not the answer i was looking for..but thanks for your help!
August 27, 2013 11:03:08 AM

jintoxic said:
sheag123 said:
PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/q9fQ/benchmarks/

Power Supply: SeaSonic 650W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Total: $99.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-27 00:20 EDT-0400)

seasonic make the best power supplies.

1000 is complete overkill for a 770


Not the answer i was looking for..but thanks for your help!


for $100 - $400 getting a more reliable psu would be the only worthy upgrade. you have a good system with a 770 and there wouldnt be much benefit to upgrading anything else.
!