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  • 48% (12)
    Ivy 3770k
  • 32% (8)
    Haswell 4770k
  • 20% (5)
    Ivy E 3930 (or sandy e if they dont come out soon)
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post #1 of 17
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Okay as the post suggest i was a little late on upgrading lol had alot going on this year. Ill be buying my wc loop next week. after which whats next? i still need another 670 ftw and some ram and another ssd mines getting full. I currently have a i5 2400 it was givin to me so i havent upgraded yet. However i am and overclocker and want a k series chip after i get my loop done i planed to buy a 3770k but now with haswell right around the corner should i wait or get the ivy. Theres some benches up and doesnt seem hasweel is much better for a desktop. I could be wrong want your opinions. i currently have a sabertooth z77 so would have to buy a new board too not a big deal. I say it isnt a big deal as i can take the spare parts and build a new pc for my office smile.gif

just saw this if ocing will suck on haswell then might have to go ivy or 2011 idk lets do a poll.
Edited by Cyber Locc - 4/3/13 at 4:07pm
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post #2 of 17
Vote for ivy
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post #3 of 17
If you already have a motherboard, you might as well just get an Ivy. If you didn't have the motherboard I'd say wait though, since Haswell is rumored to be a good overclocking chip.
post #4 of 17
Ivy. Haswell not worth the waiting and I don't recommend you buying the first batch.
post #5 of 17
Since there won't be a huge difference from ivy, and we've all been using ivy without issues for a long while now...

...Go with ivy, dude.
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post #6 of 17
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Originally Posted by cyberlocc View Post

Okay as the post suggest i was a little late on upgrading lol had alot going on this year. Ill be buying my wc loop next week. after which whats next? i still need another 670 ftw and some ram and another ssd mines getting full. I currently have a i5 2400 it was givin to me so i havent upgraded yet. However i am and overclocker and want a k series chip after i get my loop done i planed to buy a 3770k but now with haswell right around the corner should i wait or get the ivy. Theres some benches up and doesnt seem hasweel is much better for a desktop. I could be wrong want your opinions. i currently have a sabertooth z77 so would have to buy a new board too not a big deal. I say it isnt a big deal as i can take the spare parts and build a new pc for my office smile.gif

just saw this if ocing will suck on haswell then might have to go ivy or 2011 idk lets do a poll.
crap just voted for haswell then i saw you already had a z77 board, I cant unvote so I say go for ivy as well.
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post #7 of 17
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crap just voted for haswell then i saw you already had a z77 board, I cant unvote so I say go for ivy as well.

Oh cockypop I did the same thing lol. Change my vote to Ivy for the same reason.
post #8 of 17
lovely mouse i have double click
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post #9 of 17
have as many Cores as u can,
new consoles coming, ps4 etc.. so the games will come and use more cores i suggest 3930K,


but the question is u already have a motherboard right ? then depends are u willing to sell it and just get going with another build ? also what is ur budget ?


wow it even did triple click this time T_T must buy new one sry for posting alot
Edited by fido - 4/3/13 at 8:08pm
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post #10 of 17
have as many Cores as u can,
new consoles coming, ps4 etc.. so the games will come and use more cores i suggest 3930K,


but the question is u already have a motherboard right ? then depends are u willing to sell it and just get going with another build ? also what is ur budget ?
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