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Lol, I swear I thought he was trolling when i saw this.
That resolution and GPU is like buying a 1KW PSU for an AMD Llano rig.

@OP: You will probably not see a big significant difference since your 470 is pushing out 60+FPS for just about any game you play. A newer CPU will only add to that number, so you should ask yourself, "Does more FPS past 60+FPS really matter to me?" If it does, then by all means, go for the FX CPU.
    
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I actually bought a 1080p monitor and then returned it and kept the 720p lol. I like the 720p better. Nice big 32 inch screen too.
720p on a 32" monitor would look hideous! Got massive pixels?
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What about some high end gaming? Very high end gaming I mean.
For gaming, FX 8120 is worse than X4 or X6. Not kidding.
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Don't even start me on bulldozer overclocking. Can you say, world record?
That world record means nothing when the cpu performance is that bad. It just means a bike can have that many cycles per second..wow very fast right? But each cycle of a bike is nothing comparing to a car engine (sandy bridge)
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By high end gaming I mean 1360x768 resolution 8xmsaa 16xaf max settings.

plus gtx470 overclocked.
That is not by any means "Very high end"
    
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