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For $1100 an AMD based gaming system is a colossal failure.
    
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For $1100 an AMD based gaming system is a colossal failure.
Read the whole thread already.
   
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post #23 of 57
Spend a bit more on a motherboard. Get a 990 chipset board. I'd also recommend the build that Wildcard36qs came up with. Good system there, and BD compatible.
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post #24 of 57
That's a terrible build for the cost.
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post #25 of 57
don't buy Phenom II or i5 2500K wait till next month until Bulldozer come and we will see how it will perform
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post #26 of 57
2500k
Asus p8p67 pro
Xfx 650w
Samsung Spinpoint F3
560 Ti.
HAF 932 Advanced
Silver Arrow
8gb Mushkin
It will work way better then any AMD build
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post #27 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shame486 View Post
2500k
Asus p8p67 pro
Xfx 650w
Samsung Spinpoint F3
560 Ti.
HAF 932 Advanced
Silver Arrow
8gb Mushkin
It will work way better then any AMD build
This is the AMD forum. Which obviously means he wants AMD. I can control myself; Why not you?

Move along now.
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post #28 of 57
Don't get the Ti graphics card....Tom's hardware says it sux!

6870's in xfire do wonders and you can pick them up for about $150 a pop.

I'd also advise an X6, he'll regret it later if he just gets the X4.

600T is an AMAZING case, I used it in a build for a buddy of mine...probably the best mid-tower case I've ever seen in person.
    
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post #29 of 57
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This is the AMD forum. Which obviously means he wants AMD. I can control myself; Why not you?

Move along now.
My fault, didn't see its AMD forum. Oh well.
I suggest you then, don't buy anything yet. Wait for Bulldozer. It may be same/better or worse then SB.
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So the colossal failure ensues.
    
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