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I know people say 3570k, but imo it is the 3770k. Same performance in most games, but in games like BF3 you can get a nice boost.
Edited by Stefy - 1/17/13 at 10:44am
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Originally Posted by Stefy View Post

I know people say 3570k, but imo it is the 3770k. Same performance in most games, but in games like BF3 you can get a nice boost.

I would love to see some benchmarks showing ht is effective in bf3
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I would love to see some benchmarks showing ht is effective in bf3
Me too, I have heard this claimed by a lot of people how battlefield 3 uses more cores, but I have spent many hours trying to find this out and I just cant find anything to address that claim.
 
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i could try it for you guys if you like, see if theres a difference between HT on or off... smile.gif
i dont think so tho, already made this little vid with my 7970 and 3770K, HT on, 4.7ghz oc,
everything on ultra, busy server etc, bandicam does lower the fps a bit tho
Edited by VonDutch - 1/17/13 at 12:01pm
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post #45 of 78
for gaming i5-3570k along with a good GPU. thumb.gif
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post #46 of 78
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Originally Posted by VonDutch View Post

i could try it for you guys if you like, see if theres a difference between HT on or off... smile.gif
i dont think so tho, already made this little vid with my 7970 and 3770K, HT on, 4.7ghz oc,
everything on ultra, busy server etc, bandicam does lower the fps a bit tho Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

If you want to, go ahead, it would be nice to see some results that aren't a result of synthetic benchmarks. smile.gif
 
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post #47 of 78
best bang for buck 2500K closely followed by the 3570K

Spend hundreds more on a 3930k for unnoticeable difference in gaming and epeen
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Basically anything 2500K and up will get similar fps. Stuff that differentiate them is RAM, Overclock.
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post #49 of 78
BEST CPU for gaming? 3970x
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BEST CPU for gaming? 3970x


I bet the 3770k at the same frequency gets higher fps in EVERY game.
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