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well the disadvantage is only i did want quad core over my i3 2120 and have that so because i dont see goodness running games with a dual core
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ok i have a i3 2120 and wanting to upgrade to a i5 2500k or i5 3570k and i know i have to change my motherboard to overclock but im wondering should i wait for haswell or upgrade now
Get 3570K and don't look back. Upgrading to Haswell will also require a new motherboard and will be considerably more expensive for little gain.
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Get 3570K and don't look back. Upgrading to Haswell will also require a new motherboard and will be considerably more expensive for little gain.

i argee with u and will i be able to overclock with this motherboard just to 4.2ghz
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How far can you even overclock with that board? Ivy Bridge will max out before Sandy, and you may end up with better performance from Sandy if you can overclock far enough. Are you sure that board will support an Ivy Bridge CPU with a BIOS update?
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How far can you even overclock with that board? Ivy Bridge will max out before Sandy, and you may end up with better performance from Sandy if you can overclocked far enough. Are you sure that board will support an Ivy Bridge CPU with a BIOS update?

how far could i get with this motherboard do u think
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Upgrade now...

Haswell is being overhyped and I have a feeling there are going to be some disappointed people.
 
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How far can you even overclock with that board? Ivy Bridge will max out before Sandy, and you may end up with better performance from Sandy if you can overclocked far enough. Are you sure that board will support an Ivy Bridge CPU with a BIOS update?

how far could i get with this motherboard do u think
I don't know. It isn't a board I've read a lot about so that's why I'm asking you what your experience with your current processor is.
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Upgrade now...
Haswell is being overhyped and I have a feeling there are going to be some disappointed people.

thats was i thinking that haswell is too over overhyped and there wont be improvement
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thats was i thinking that haswell is too over overhyped and there wont be improvement

No, there will definitely be an improvement, ~10% IPC improvement I would guess ...but not enough IMO to justify waiting 6 months if you don't have to.
 
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You would be BEST off getting a 2600K and a HD 7950 OR GTX 580 SuperClocked/ GTX 660 Ti/ GTX 670. Now that's cheaper and Powerful devil.gif

gtx 580 gets beaten by a hd 7870 and actually i just asking do u guys know what the highest gpu that wont bottleneck a i3 2120 hahahahahahaha this is just question that i asked before on tomshardware
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