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Okay i wont get intel anytime soon. i dont want to pay 350 dollars for a motherboard that doesnt look ridiculously childish...
 
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post #82 of 155
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and the bigger irony is even with his gpu being lesser than yours it will still outperform it in games like starcraft 2, skyrim, shogun 2 total war, dota 2, and other cpu extensive games that are lightly threadded. sad really

these games are old.... who cares.... what about in BF3 or in metal of honor warfighter?... I upgrade and buy stuff to future proof not to play old games like doom3 and duke3d lol
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these games are old.... who cares.... what about in BF3 or in metal of honor warfighter?... I upgrade and buy stuff to future proof not to play old games like doom3 and duke3d lol

Skyrim is older than BF3? Dota 2 is older than BF3?

Wut?
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post #84 of 155
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these games are old.... who cares.... what about in BF3 or in metal of honor warfighter?... I upgrade and buy stuff to future proof not to play old games like doom3 and duke3d lol

Yea you know i would go intel for their 8 cores if it didnt cost ****** 1000 dollars.

OR Baby blue motherboard pcb and heatsinks...
 
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Skyrim is older than BF3? Dota 2 is older than BF3?
Wut?

What about games that actually take advantage of more than 2-4 cores? in those games you can see even the 8150 shine!
 
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Skyrim is older than BF3? Dota 2 is older than BF3?
Wut?
warfighter? what about it?.... point is FUTURE PROOF! more and moar games are multithreaded, unless they are ****ty ported games from a console
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warfighter? what about it?.... point is FUTURE PROOF! more and moar games are multithreaded, unless they are ****ty ported games from a console

Warfighter is built on top of Frostbite 2 and almost ZERO update compared to last years BF3.

"More and More" huff depends on the developers and if they want/need to invest money into optimizing it for computers with more than two cores. Don't see that happening in the life spam of any normal person owning a 8350 chip.

Future Proof? Buddy if you're gonna chase that game you'll NEVER be future proof.
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Yea you know i would go intel for their 8 cores if it didnt cost ****** 1000 dollars.
OR Baby blue motherboard pcb and heatsinks...
Intel doesnt have an 8-core...
They have a 6-core and its $500, still waaaay too much money.
Also, almost no games effectively use more then 4 cores. Also who the hell wants to play warfighter, that game is absolutely terrible.
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Z77 has a maximum of 16 lanes so it would go 16x or 8x/8x or 8x/4x/4x or 4x/4x/4x/4x. You can of course artificially increase the amount of lanes with PLX chips but they add latency, lower performance a bit and so on. You still only have 16 lanes to the CPU. (You can also have an additional 4 lanes from the chipset)
Not that it really matters with current hardware since pci-e 3.0 has plenty of bandwidth.

Indeed, and just for the sake of the OP, there should be no difference between either PCI-E specification as he will only be buying 1 GPU with no plans to Crossfire or SLI later on. Investing in a PCI-E 3.0 capable motherboard however will allow him to upgrade later on to a GPU(s) that perhaps have the potential to fully saturate PCI-E 2.0. I don't see this happening anytime soon, but it may exist before its time for the OP to upgrade his platform again.
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I did not mention my cpu was stock. It is but ive has it less than 2 weeks. Intel is better for gaming. I have had AMD for the past 10 years and i gave my experience with switching to intel. I think you may be having buyers remorse rangerjr1.
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