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So my rig is a follows xfx 790i ultra q9450 @3.4ghz 4gb 1333 ddr3 4890 1gb windows 7. My rig has served me well and to be honest it still dose well for a 3 year old system with most games but as with everything in life you always want more. The thing is i won't be upgrading this system i will be just building another from scratch but to make it worthwhile i want it to be much faster in every way possible. But how much faster is the current line up of cpu's out there compared to mine? Our should i be waiting for the next gen (haswell) to arrive ?
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Depending on the game, and what GPU you have, the upgrade could be subtle to significant. There will be virtually no difference in the basics like web browsing and such, and games like LoL, SC2, you won't see much gain either. Games like Metro, Crysis 3, etc, you will see a pretty significant increase.

I can say this for sure; if you are always waiting for the next big thing, you will also be waiting.
    
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Intel i7 5820K AsRock Extreme6 X99 Gigabyte GTX 980 Ti Windforce OC 16 GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 
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Samsung 840 EVO 250GB - HDD Speed Edtition Samsung SM951 512 GB - I still hate Samsung!  Noctua NHD14 Windows 10 
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Achieva Shimian QH270-Lite Overlord Computer Tempest X27OC  Acer Predator XB270HU Filco Majestouch 2 Ninja 
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