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post #11 of 30
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Originally Posted by L D4WG View Post

Care to explain?

crossfire 7970's .
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post #12 of 30
980x!!! Previous owner gauranteed a fine overclock, plus your looking for GAMING performance, so you will see bigger gain in gaming from 2 7970's rather than one. Go with option two!

Edit: Because we helped you... you must post pics of this beastly beauty! wink.gif
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post #14 of 30
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crossfire 7970's .

Ah I see, I though he was talking about the CPU only, yes, my vote goes the the 980x and X Fire 7970's
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Ah I see, I though he was talking about the CPU only, yes, my vote goes the the 980x and X Fire 7970's

thank god you just didn't notice that option 2 had TWO 7970's. I thought you were being really biased because you have a SB-E tongue.gif
post #16 of 30
1366 is dead... Get two 7950s and a 3930k.
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post #17 of 30
Option 2.


980 is still a beast. And you know that it can go high. Sell your processor and add some water cooling (CPU to start) Then push the 980.
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post #18 of 30
If this is just for pure gaming, how is a 980x going to be any faster than the current 950? Seems like the upgrade is just because the OP wants new hardware. I say go with the 3930k or just upgrade gpus.
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Socket 1366 is NOT dead, but you would do well to stick with the newer architecture if your buying one right now.

Even though, if I had the choice, I would choose two 7970's on X58 over SB-E and a single card, the boost would be greater. Besides, the 980x is not a slouch, not at all. It could push two 7970's easy.
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