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Well, I hope you notice the difference, and that we were helpful. If you have any more problems, just ask (as usual) smile.gif
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A friend of mine was building his first PC with a i5-2400 and he decided to dump it so I snagged the i5-2400 from him for 110.00 I sold my i3-2120 for $80.00. I know its not a 2500K but for $110 i was not going to complain. I just got it installed my monitor will show tomorrow. I am going to try out some BF3 with the 2400 right now and see how it performs

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Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3 View Post

A friend of mine was building his first PC with a i5-2400 and he decided to dump it so I snagged the i5-2400 from him for 110.00 I sold my i3-2120 for $80.00. I know its not a 2500K but for $110 i was not going to complain. I just got it installed my monitor will show tomorrow. I am going to try out some BF3 with the 2400 right now and see how it performs

Nice. Yeah that's basically the same thing as a 2500K anyways, you just can't OC which isn't really an issue. Should have PLENTY of performance.
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Just got my new SATA3 SSD... its unbelievable how much better BF3 plays on it, Slight graphics improvement as well. Definitely a way to go on game play/ load times and looks slightly faster FPS.

Still running a 5750, i3-2100 and 8GB 1333 ram. Cant complain on this lil budget comp.
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to get good frames in bf3 on high/ultra mix you dont need any more cpu power. my i3 6850 xfire rig runs everything high with ultra texture pack and regulary maintains 60 fps, frame drops are minimal. a second card would be good, i wouldnt be concerned about the cpu though. a single 6870 or 6850 isnt really enough for bf3 but two of either is more than enough.

even though you dont have an unlocked multiplier dosnt mean you cant OC that cpu, given you wont get too much out of it, but 200-300mhz more is still an improvement. then again its easy with an i3 because its so rare for them to hit 50c even with the stock heatsink.
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Thanks guys I did fix the problem. I got my 2400 and I just picked up a 1920x1080 monitor today and all is great. GPU maxing 99% in BF3 now

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