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post #11 of 17
So going by your sig rig you don't have an SSD?

Get one now!
 
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Get SSD+ GTX 580
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Yeah I was actually looking up this deal on... I wont say where but for a crucial m4 ssd =]
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post #14 of 17
nobody is ever happy with what they got....2500k is the best CPU for gaming. Upgrading to IB won't even be worth it, let alone a current CPU...hold onto it for a couple years, unless you really wanna pay a couple hundred for an extra 2 fps
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Originally Posted by GetTheMoney View Post

nobody is ever happy with what they got....2500k is the best CPU for gaming. Upgrading to IB won't even be worth it, let alone a current CPU...hold onto it for a couple years, unless you really wanna pay a couple hundred for an extra 2 fps

I'm happy with what I have..... tongue.gif
 
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post #16 of 17
Send me the 2500k.
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post #17 of 17
is it worth upgrading from 2500k to 3930k now, after haswell has come out? I have 30 tabs open in chrome, starcraft 2, and a 1080p stream i watch, all on at the same time. My cpu is hitting 90+% utilization constant...

I hear haswell is no good, so maybe going 3930k will help me?
    
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