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Old December 13, 2012, 11:14 AM
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My System Specs


3 points:

1. Ensure your motherboard will support the new CPU.
2. How old is your current power supply? If it is not older than 3-4 years you could reuse it if you wanted (I would drop down a bit on the graphics card to say a gtx 660 or hd 7870 though). If not any xfx, seasonic, corsair, antec over 600w would be a fine choice.
3. I would stick with the 8gb ram unless you know you are maxing it out (most people wouldn't)
Desktop: Arc Midi R2, Z77-D3H, 3570K 1.09v/4.1ghz with Zalman Optima Cooler, Corsair Vengeance 2x4gb@1866mhz, XFX R9 280X DD, Bitfenix Fury 750w, WD Black 1TB, Intel 530 120GB
Away from home light Gamer: Acer Aspire 15.6", A8-3500m undervolt and OC to 2Ghz, 2x4gb Corsair Vengeance, Crucial M500 240gb
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