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Tower build advice


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Hi guys, I'm wondering if anyone can provide any advice or suggestions as what to purchase to upgrade my old dying gaming PC.
I have a budget of around £800-£900 and will be using the RAM and PSU I already own. (Intel extreme masters DDR3 RAM and a Antec Truepower 650w PSU.

Already speaking to someone, they have suggested for me to purchase:

*Sapphire HD 7870 XT rev2.0 2048MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Card
*Intel Core i5-3570K 3.40GHz (Ivybridge) Socket LGA1155 Processor (77W)
*MSI Z77 MPower Intel Z77 (Socket 1155) DDR3 ATX Motherboard
(a MSI Z77A-GD65 Intel Z77 (Socket 1155) DDR3 Motherboard may also be an option)
*Samsung 128GB SSD 840 PRO SATA
and I have decided to the the Corsair Vengance c70 case.

I would also need a CPU cooler with this.

Does anyone have any other suggestions or recomendations?

Thanks in advance!

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