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What should i upgrade in my pc?

liamrosberg

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Hi, i am saving money because i need to pay a bit for my moped when i turn 15 so im not using the money i have in my bank right now. but i want to upgrade something in my pc!

I can probably expect about 750 dollars for my birthday and i dont know what to upgrade. Please help me with what i should upgrade! Thanks.

Specifications
CPU: i5-3470 Clocked to 3.7ghz
GPU: GTX 960 4GB STRIX OC EDITION
PSU: EVGA SUPERNOVA 750W
MOTHERBOARD: B75MA-P45
SSD: 120GB
HDD: 300GB X3
CPU COOLING: CORSAIR HYDRO H45

All my stuff on my setup exept my pc is high end so i dont need to upgrade them. Thank for for taking your time to help me and read this! You are a good person! :D
 
Assuming you are in US, these should be good upgrades.

Intel...

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel - Core i7-7700 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processor ($289.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard: Gigabyte - GA-B250M-DS3H Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($69.89 @ OutletPC)
Memory: G.Skill - Flare X 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($107.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: MSI - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB GAMING X Video Card ($344.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $812.85
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-07-17 19:18 EDT-0400


AMD...

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor ($199.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard: MSI - B350 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard ($93.98 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory ($122.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: MSI - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB GAMING X Video Card ($344.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $761.94
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-07-17 19:19 EDT-0400

I would go with Ryzen considering their current performance. Although Intel can give you a few more FPS, the extra cores of Ryzen will surely outlast current Intel platforms.
 

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