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Question PC upgrades

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Hey guys, I have a gaming PC with the following specs:
CPU: I7 8700
GPU: GTX 1060
16GB RAM
WD Green 120gb ssd
WD 1TB hard drive.
HP Omen 25 Monitor
Fan cooled CPU
1 Stock Fan.
Asus Prime H310 Motherboard
Wifi Wired

My computer has started slowing down a bit, and my birthday is coming up and I want to ask for some pc parts from my parents, Im turning 16. Now I was thinking of a 500gb or 1tb m2 ssd or liquid cooling the cpu and maybe some extra case fans. I get about 400mbps to my computer with wifi. And good ping. What do you guys think would help increase speed in games?
 

Captaingadget

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A new GPU perhaps? That would depend on what PSU you have, a decent sized SSD wouldn't hurt but I don't think you'll see much of a difference in games though. Not sure what you would want a AIO cooler for, that CPU and Mobo can't overclock, are you having problems with temps?
 
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Yeah your right, an AIO cooler would be a waste my PSU is 500w. I would consider getting a gpu but thats an expensive component. And no, Temps are fine. I will get a m2 ssd but I also want my pc to look a bit better so I may get some rgb fans to go with it too. If I have money from my birthday I will consider a gpu. What gpu should be good? I was thinking 1660, 2060, or 2070.
 
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Yeah, I am probably going to get an ssd and maybe a new gpu. But should I spend money on fans if my pc isn't getting hot? I would like a nicer look to my pc though.
 

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