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Thats all well and good, but theres some of us who dont live in the stone age You can keep your athlon

Its comments like yours that cause all the trouble! you go on about fan boys then leave an idiotic fan boy comment at the end of your post, Grow up and get out!
This^ You aren't defending amd or anything. I can accept that intel is far better than amd, and I still use amd. I couldnt afford a 200$ 2500k, so I went with a 1055t. It's far more than enough for what I use it for. I just fold in the backround with all that unused power.
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If let say you have a HD6990 or HD 6950 CFX+, GTX560 SLI+ then having AMD is just pain stupid. You are spending so much in GPU why not back it up with CPU too. If you have a single GPU then AMD is most of the time as fast as Intel.
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post #93 of 94
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
If let say you have a HD6990 or HD 6950 CFX+, GTX560 SLI+ then having AMD is just pain stupid. You are spending so much in GPU why not back it up with CPU too. If you have a single GPU then AMD is most of the time as fast as Intel.
I can see your point there.

If you have enough money to splurge that much on the GPU(s) pairing it/them with anything less than an i5-2500k begs the question of why you are spending that much on that component while shortchanging yourself in the other main area that limits performance.
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I think the OP has likely found an answer by now with this many responses.

Closing the thread, since some of you can't stay on topic, and have resorted to bickering amongst yourselves.
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