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^ ? Your comment seems random

fixed

http://www.overclock.net/t/1245535/intel-2500k-and-asus-p8p67-pro

Op, it would really help us if you give us a budget (not some random amount). So, digital lag and others can better serve you.

Op, you write quite well for a 13 yr old.
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$300. The less the better. Would like to learn to oc. Dont need anything super Powerful. Just eyefinity at med (if you can cosider that not super powerfull). The less i spend the better the gpu i get can be. Also, thx for the complement rdr09
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What about a 1090t+ 8 gig corsair ram for 150?

Id jump at that its a awsome deal
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$300. The less the better. Would like to learn to oc. Dont need anything super Powerful. Just eyefinity at med (if you can cosider that not super powerfull). The less i spend the better the gpu i get can be. Also, thx for the complement rdr09

Why not overclock your Q6600? It is a very good chip and overclocks well. That way you can spend more on a GPU, you are going to want atleast 2GB of VRAM for a 3 screen eyefinity setup. It will be plenty for BF3 on medium.

You should pick up this for overclocking on either chip.
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002G1YPH0/?tag=pcpapi-20
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Why not overclock your Q6600? It is a very good chip and overclocks well. That way you can spend more on a GPU, you are going to want atleast 2GB of VRAM for a 3 screen eyefinity setup. It will be plenty for BF3 on medium.
You should pick up this for overclocking on either chip.
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002G1YPH0/?tag=pcpapi-20

^this. oc your cpu and get yourself a 78XX series card.thumb.gif

edit: sell the 6870.
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So... Keep and oc the q6600? Even when i am still running ddr2 ram?
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post #67 of 104
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So... Keep and oc the q6600? Even when i am still running ddr2 ram?

yes. it is not so much the ddr2 but the amount of GB. i read that bf3 requires more than 4GB to play nicely.

the only other option is to sell your rig and add the amount to your funds to build a new rig with at least A 6970 or higher.

others may come up with another solution.

you are using 64 bit os, right?
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No. I only have 32 bit
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Also, i cannot understand why you guys are recommending 78xx cards over the 6970. From what i have seen the 6970 overpreforms in most situations.
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post #70 of 104
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No. I only have 32 bit


you need Win7 64 and that's an add'l cost. sorry, op.
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