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post #21 of 37
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highly tempting... any other board youd recommend? msi perhaps?
post #22 of 37
im just rockin my am3 msi board so i really couldnt say but that 990FXA-GD65 kinda has my eye as a possible upgrade
post #23 of 37
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eh, the reviews leave something to be desired...
post #24 of 37
Great choice for the memory.I have have the same.
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post #25 of 37
If you get a Samsung spinpoint f3 instead of the wd caviar black for a storage drive, a 1055t instead since they both reach the same speeds overclocked you will not have to spend any more money to get this mobo which is bulldozer compatible.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131736

Ram, PSU, Case and GPU all are solid choices. The only question I have is are you set on a 6core amd? Since your using it for gaming a quad is all youll need till bd comes out. That being said I would probably get a 965/970be instead due to the better performance in single and dual threaded applications. Just something to think about.
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post #26 of 37
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Originally Posted by fluffy wabbit View Post
Awesome thanks! That cooler that andrewmchugh recommended, is it better than the H60 im guessing? and hoops, i will go for the samsung hdd. looks awesome! thanks guys!
Sure the H60 is good, but really, the only all in one liquid cooler that even stands a chance against the mighty NH-D14 would be the H100.
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post #27 of 37
yer and if u want to get in to water cooling (dont get a h50) get a Rasa 120 kit and that has everything, and will let u add more rads and blocks later on, , good luck and have fun
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post #28 of 37
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@hat, idk, i feel for 20 bucks more id just go big or go home with the 1090T and ill wait a while to get bulldozer otherwise id be putting this off for a few more months because id have to wait for newegg and other stores to get their stock in while eager fans snatch them up left and right in the opening weeks of its release. @wong, haha ill go for slightly less money but still a better cooler. and @george, thanks for the tip, ill keep water cooling in mind for an upgrade
post #29 of 37
Not bad, man. Personally, I recommend a z68 board and a an i5-2500k, but that's just me.

Congrats!
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post #30 of 37
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you all have been extremely helpful, thanks for all of your input. im gonna go with the ASUS M5A99X EVO mobo and the nh-d14 cooler and the samsung spinpoint f3. should run me about $1270 or so.
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