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I WILL HAVE MY 2600k UP AND RUNNING EITHER TOMORROW OR MONDAY

Of course I can't overclock on the weak H61 motherboard and the cheap 4gb of 1600mhz RAM I bought will hold back my folding a little bit but at least it will work until I get enough funds for my MSI GD-80 and 8gb of 2133mhz RAM.

Now after saying that I kinda feel bad that I didn't get the cheapest P67 mobo I could find.... Oh well I only paid $57 total.
Edited by nbmjhk6 - 11/3/11 at 1:36pm
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Congrats! I know you are excited!!
    
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Congrats! I know you are excited!!
YES!!!!

It is a HUGE upgrade from this C2D that has served me faithfully for the past 2 years. It still play's BF3 on high. But I must move forward as this thing sucks for folding and can't handle gaming at 1080p which I will be playing once I get a new monitor.

So many upgrades planned in so little time
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post #4 of 9
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Originally Posted by nbmjhk6 View Post
But I must move forward as this thing... ....can't handle gaming at 1080p which I will be playing once I get a new monitor.
I'm not saying the upgrade has no merit; of course it does, but your CPU wouldn't suddenly be any more incapable by getting a new monitor, especially if you feel it keeps up with things at high settings now. The demand will be increased on the GPU more than the CPU (if it even impacts the CPU) since you'll both have more pixels and more FOV, both of which cost GPU resources.
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I'm not saying the upgrade has no merit; of course it does, but your CPU wouldn't suddenly be any more incapable by getting a new monitor, especially if you feel it keeps up with things at high settings now. The demand will be increased on the GPU more than the CPU (if it even impacts the CPU) since you'll both have more pixels and more FOV, both of which cost GPU resources.
Oh but it is!!! I tried playing a 1080p game and all it did was stutter.... Was kind of annoying me. It's not my gpu either as it does this on both my 4650 and my 5850 and my friend's 6870. Not the drivers either since 11.6-11.10 do this also. So it's either the mobo or cpu.

This Intel mobo is crap anyway and I just can't wait to BLOW IT UP!!!
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Originally Posted by nbmjhk6 View Post

Of course I can't overclock on the weak H61 motherboard
Fixed.

I OC my Phenom II on a 4Gb 1333Mhz Gskill kit... Its currently running at 1600Mhz
The RAM wont stop you from overclocking the CPU since SB gets overclocked with the multiplier lol.
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Fixed.

I OC my Phenom II on a 4Gb 1333Mhz Gskill kit... Its currently running at 1600Mhz
The RAM wont stop you from overclocking the CPU since SB gets overclocked with the multiplier lol.
I said that wrong.... Yes the H61 will hold back my 2600k and the RAM will hold it back in folding. I don't expect any overclocking out of this kit since I only paid $27 for it but you never know.
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Oh but it is!!! I tried playing a 1080p game and all it did was stutter.... Was kind of annoying me. It's not my gpu either as it does this on both my 4650 and my 5850 and my friend's 6870. Not the drivers either since 11.6-11.10 do this also. So it's either the mobo or cpu.
Something must be off. If a CPU performs fine with a game at 1680 x 1050, it shouldn't suddenly revert to performing towards the other end of the scale at 1920 x 1080. A higher resolution (and in this case it's not so much a "higher" resolution as it is more of a wider equivalent) doesn't add that much demand, if anything at all, to the CPU.
Edited by Princess Garnet - 11/4/11 at 2:48pm
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Something must be off. If a CPU performs fine with a game at 1680 x 1050, it shouldn't suddenly revert to performing towards the other end of the scale at 1920 x 1080. A higher resolution (and in this case it's not so much a "higher" resolution as it is more of a wider equivalent) doesn't add that much demand, if anything at all, to the CPU.
Somethings been off on this POS since I had to RMA my motherboard. No matter what I do I alway's have problems with it.

Edit: My package still has not been delivered even though it was guaranteed today.... If it doesn't come by 7:30PM I'll be soooooo mad...Already am but I will be even more mad...
Edited by nbmjhk6 - 11/4/11 at 3:47pm
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