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i want 5.5ghz stable or more. i want as little a bottle neck with 2 6990's in crossfire as possible. i have already taken care of the water cooling part trust me. i will be using the asus rampage III extreme or the best 2nd generation Sandy Bridge compatible mother board on the market depending on what i decide from this thread.
ITT: Guy asking for CPU that can do 5.5ghz yet can't figure out what to buy himself.

Yup. You're borderline troll.

Let me break it down nice and simple.

Do you game? 2500k
Do you render video? 2600k
Do you render video and are a moron with your money? 990x

Not satisfied? Wait for Ivy or SB-E.

/Hopefully thread.
Edited by Khaotik55 - 10/19/11 at 10:34pm
post #52 of 91
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Originally Posted by Khaotik55 View Post
ITT: Guy asking for CPU that can do 5.5ghz yet can't figure out what to buy himself.

Yup. You're borderline troll.

Let me break it down nice and simple.

Do you game? 2500k
Do you render video? 2600k
Do you render video and are a moron with your money? 990x

Not satisfied? Wait for Ivy or SB-E.

/Hopefully thread.
Everyone keeps telling me to wait for SB-E and Ivy bridge but wont say when its comming out?
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Everyone keeps telling me to wait for SB-E and Ivy bridge but wont say when its comming out?
That's what google is for
   
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Im looking for reviews and bencmarks for the i72600k and the i7-990X Extreme Edition.

ive read reviews on newegg that people were able to overclock the i7-990X Extreme Edition with no problem and the temps were great under load watercooled.

Now i know that the i7-990X Extreme Edition is ment for rendering/multiprocess yada yada yadda..............and your telling me it doesn't out perform the i7 2600k processors in gaming? highest resolution with quadfire or quadsli or bottlenecking?
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Well, obviously you have money to blow, so get the 990x... of course it is going to perform a tad better and maybe overclock better than the 2600k, because of the price..

Although if you want to save money/have any common sense you would get the 2600k.
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Well, obviously you have money to blow, so get the 990x... of course it is going to perform a tad better and maybe overclock better than the 2600k, because of the price..

Although if you want to save money/have any common sense you would get the 2600k.

The benchmarks and reviews i look into will determine it for me. If the i7 2600k does better at temps, overclocking, and scaling with 2 dual gpu cards, then i will go with that.
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Why didn't you just do that in the first place?
   
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The benchmarks and reviews i look into will determine it for me. If the i7 2600k does better at temps, overclocking, and scaling with 2 dual gpu cards, then i will go with that.


Are you trolling? You ask which one is best and then go on to say that you will just look up reviews....
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Are you trolling? You ask which one is best and then go on to say that you will just look up reviews....
are you kidding me?

there is alot of biased opinions here. and no one has given me much evidence that one will perform better than the other for what i plan to use it for. Its just word of mouth.

I was expecting alot more experience and instead i get abunch of people who have never had the Intel Core i7-990X Extreme and lot of people praising the i7 2600k. Okay thats cool, just give me links to benchmarks/reviews. thats why i come to this forum cause its been helping me so far with everything else.
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A lot of people don't have a i7-990X because they are only slightly better than a 2600k for $700 more.
   
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