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Originally Posted by Lilwheezy75;14621280 
is it a bad idea to upgrade my htpc for gaming? Im tryin to max out battlefield 3 so i would probably have to go from dual core to quad, and from my 520 nvidia to something bigger and better. Im concerned about longevity from heat and what not

I currently have 3 HDD with plans for more, a ceton tuner and 4 gigs of memory.

But i really really want Battlefield on the PC

No. Watercool it like I do. It will remain completely silent when you do not game and max your games in full HD.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 2500K @ 4600mhz ASUS P8Z68-V PRO EVGA GTX 460 1GB SC (SLI) @ 810mhz 4GB PC-12800 Mushkin Redline CL6 @ 1600mhz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
3x 1TB SpinPoint F1 + 1x 1TB SpinPoint F3 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Panasonic G10 50" Logitech K340 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
XFX XXX Edition 650W Thermaltake DH-103 Logitech M510 Icemat 
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HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 2500K @ 4600mhz ASUS P8Z68-V PRO EVGA GTX 460 1GB SC (SLI) @ 810mhz 4GB PC-12800 Mushkin Redline CL6 @ 1600mhz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
3x 1TB SpinPoint F1 + 1x 1TB SpinPoint F3 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Panasonic G10 50" Logitech K340 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
XFX XXX Edition 650W Thermaltake DH-103 Logitech M510 Icemat 
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