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post #91 of 154
Thinking about getting a used i7 970 or waiting for sb-e, I'm not happy with it because it doesn't render quickly enough
post #92 of 154
I'm content, but there's always more that could be done. New case for better airflow, get rid of crossfire and get a 6xxx series GPU, get an SSD, the list is endless.
post #93 of 154
Hell no.
  • While the difference between my old P4 and this Q6600 is day and night, I'd need AT LEAST a Q9550 to satisfy me, since I can definitely feel the limitations of my current quad. Of course, I would prefer an SB build.
  • My current mobo is decent, albeit very picky about the RAM sticks, so it also needs an upgrade.
  • I already managed to hit the RAM ceiling several times, so 8 gigs would be a welcome addition as well.
  • The graphics card offers satisfactory performance... However, it's loud and power-hungry under load, so a more efficient solution would be nice.
  • I'd also love to get another F3 and RAID 0 them.

Blah... The list goes on and on. Case mods, sleeving, SSD, new peripherals, watercooling... There's so much stuff that I would love to do, but, naturally, it all comes down to cash

Brb, going to rob some grannies... Oh wait, I think the pension delivery day was a couple of weeks ago.
Snap.
Edited by Hyoketsu - 10/27/11 at 4:24am
     
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post #94 of 154
I may never be happy with what I have,

A 1055t at 4.2Ghz is good, but not great.

A GTX570 is good, but SLI GTX570 is better, let alone SLI 580's

A 30Gb SSD is ok, but a SATA3 120 or 240 Gb SSD is better,

I have a friend who ask's "why do you need to upgrade, don't it do everything you want?"

I simply answer "Because I can "

So I guess as long as they keep improving things I will keep updating
post #95 of 154
I'm happy where I'm at.

I did the SSD/HDD thing on another PC and it was a bit more trouble than it was worth for how I use my PC.

I wouldn't mind swapping my 560 ti cards for a 590, but it isn't something I have my sights on.
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post #96 of 154
I forgot to add I should get a blu-ray player since it seems I'm getting a bigger monitor instead of a new TV
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post #97 of 154
I am nearly completely satisfied with my system. The only thing I would like to do is get a 580, since games like BF3 make the 560 inadequate at max details (the only way to play). BUT other than that, this system has given me 0 issues and does everything I want and more.

I only regret sometimes thinking that if I had gone with a cheaper build (AMD quad or something) I could buy a decent gaming laptop as well. I wish I had a mobile gaming platform to take when I am out of town and stuff.
   
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post #98 of 154
Haven't upgraded my pc in a year and a half. I'm just satisfied with my rig working on a regular basis right now.
Edited by tofunater - 10/27/11 at 4:55am
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post #99 of 154
Nope. Want full water cooling!
post #100 of 154
I always am for about 3 months after getting the components. Then I start looking at things like more RAM, CF/SLI, a newer SSD etc.

At the moment all I really want is a Corsair 650D. The HAF series get sooooooo dusty.
 
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