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I'm torn about upgrading. My i7 870 is faster than an i5 2500k in some benchmarks, slower in others. But computing performance hasn't excelled in a way that I'm grabbing for my wallet with a smile on my face.

The fact that I'm missing some features such as USB 3.0 and SATA 6 are the only compelling reasons to upgrade.
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Also, shouldn't you be posting news articles right now? wink.gif

I would be but I can't find anything worth posting as news haha tongue.gif
 
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I would be but I can't find anything worth posting as news haha tongue.gif

You'll find some soon, I'm sure. Keep up the good work! smile.gif
    
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Probably not, but that's a result of release pricing... or in the case of the Netherlands, quazi-pre-release pricing tongue.gif Intel's Ivy Bridge price scheme is quite appealing. It will sort itself out soon.

yeah, i've seen some articles stating the 3570k would be 220 dollars, here it is 220 euros, with the current eur/usd of about 1,35 so thats 35% more expensive. but it isn't retailed in the states yet, right?
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yeah, i've seen some articles stating the 3570k would be 220 dollars, here it is 220 euros, with the current eur/usd of about 1,35 so thats 35% more expensive. but it isn't retailed in the states yet, right?

It's not for sale here yet. Straight currency conversions do not necessarily apply to the retail pricing. You have to factor in higher prices over there (due to VAT, etc) smile.gif

It's estimated that the retail price of the 3570K will be about $212 USD and the 3770K $313 USD. If those prices translate to e-tailers, the 3770K should be available for less than the 2600/2700K (excluding Microcenter CPU pricing wink.gif). This price will vary depending on the reseller, as purchasing arrangements dictate the prices they'll pay.
    
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yeah, i've seen some articles stating the 3570k would be 220 dollars, here it is 220 euros, with the current eur/usd of about 1,35 so thats 35% more expensive. but it isn't retailed in the states yet, right?

I'm not too worried about availability. Not like having IB now vs. in a month will matter.
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So has anyone concluded SB-E or Ivy for best OC on air?
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There's no guarantee Ivy goes to 4.7 GHz on air. I've read at 4.7 GHz Ivy matches a 5.0 Sandy. But I can't be guaranteed to get 5.0 on Sandy either. I can be guaranteed to get about 4.5 on Sandy though, and 4.3 on Ivy. I'd probably choose Sandy because everything about it is out there already. Ivy is so new, who's to say something else doesn't pop up and drag it down? Clock for clock Ivy isn't substantially better either, so nobody is moronic for choosing Sandy over Ivy. From what I understand, both perform similarly. If they both perform similarly, how can anybody be a moron for buying one over the other? I could buy Ivy just as well, and probably get some nice OC'ing out of it. It's mainly that I've read so many great things about Sandy, and only a marginal number of great things about Ivy.
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First ivy bridge is not for people with sb. Intel aim to phenom users or to first gen of i5/7. Second the temps issue is way to overrated. Sb a good temp was bellow 75, with a TJmax around 83? Ivy i think can hold 95 C, with TJmax 105 C. Because ivy bridge scale with other temps than sb, with different TJmax we keep compare them. Its a die shrink. I remember my 4870x2 was way to hot but nothing happen after 4-5 year of overclocking. I believe ivy 3570k is a good deal. I dont care about the ''5'' as a number. Also ivy probably dont scale well with vcore increase. So i believe after we got them in our hands we will find ways to overclock them high.
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There is literally no reason to get SB or a z68/P67 board right now unless you get a ridiculous deal. I could see someone opting for an SB-E based build now though depending on what they were planning to use the PC for. (Or just maximum epeen which is a perfectly valid reason IMO)
    
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