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is it worth it upgrading my cpu?
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post #2 of 28
By what standards? I say yes.
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post #3 of 28
Honestly, your rig now is very powerful still.

If you want something to do and have the money to burn, your PC is always a great investment
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post #4 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by bengore View Post
is it worth it upgrading my cpu?
What do you do with your rig? We need more information.
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post #5 of 28
Most definitely. Wait until the 2700k drops this winter.
 
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post #6 of 28
If standard tasks include gaming, school work, web surfing, then absolutely not. Overclock that CPU a bit more to about 4.0Ghz (you may need a better cooler) and you are fine.

No point spending money if you don't have too.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blindrage606 View Post
Most definitely. Wait until the 2700k drops this winter.
Lol what? No......
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ya why not!
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i do gaming and some CS5


i dont want to upgrade, but i dont want to be left behind, and see my rig parts drops prices
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post #9 of 28
Get yourself a 2500K and a Z68 board, that way you'll be future proof for Ivy Bridge CPUs.

I heard that Intel will be dropping their P-Series boards till the end of 2011.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Benz View Post
Get yourself a 2500K and a Z68 board, that way you'll be future proof for Ivy Bridge CPUs.

I heard that Intel will be dropping their P-Series boards till the end of 2011.
as in there will be new boards introduced in the end of the year?
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