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the amd fx-8350 will hold back your system with 4k media, especially if its highly compressed avc/h264 media. you can try transcoding and/or using the new built in proxy system. dnxhr or cineform will be some codecs to try.
if you don't want to transcode/proxy, you may want to upgrade to a new 6 or 8 core intel cpu, the i7-6800k or i7-6900k. even the intel 6 core should be much faster than your current cpu with adobe's software. you could also wait for amd's new zen cpu's to be released, to see how their 8 core performs.
you may want some ssd's for storage, and use the 7200rpm hdd's for backups. a 250gb ssd for os/apps is usually enough, and another ssd for your media. it will depend on your media and project to determine the media drive speed. if you are working with avc/h264 media, a single sata ssd like the samsung 850 should be fast enough. if you are using external hdd drives and they aren't fast enough, a samsung t1/t3 or samsung 850 in an external usb case should be enough for avc/h264.
the gtx 970 will be good enough for basic 4k editing, if you want to carry that over into a new system.
Thank you so much for the reply.
if you are using external hdd drives and they aren't fast enough, a samsung t1/t3 or samsung 850 in an external usb case should be enough for avc/h264.
Scratch that as my quick check said you only have USB 2 with that CPU. I hope you are not using any USB 2 ports for those external drives. You could consider an add-in card to give you USB 3 speeds.
looking at that motherboard, it has 2 usb 3.0 ports on the rear i/o, and 2 more from a front usb header. so there should be no need for an add-in card, unless the OP needs more usb 3 ports.
your right there are 2 USB 3.0 in the rear and one in the front
Then you can use the Samsung T1 or T3 for fast external storage that then is even portable.