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Hi,

I am just beginning to overclock an old Q9400 cpu in a asus P5N-D motherboard. I have been having fun with that but my real passion is planning a build to take place in a month or so.

CPU is I73930K
Motherboard is Asus P9X79 Delux
Video card is Asus 660TI

I am looking forward to this one.

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i a month or so you will have that build changed. Haswel Is out and New Nvidia graphics line will soon follow.

Welcome to OCN .. look at my sig to see how to add your rig in your sig. Have fun George
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Hello George, welcome to OCN!!
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You have the same processor as me smile.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ramzinho View Post

i a month or so you will have that build changed. Haswel Is out and New Nvidia graphics line will soon follow.

Welcome to OCN .. look at my sig to see how to add your rig in your sig. Have fun George

Or look at my Sig, for a link to "How to add your Rig to your Sig" biggrin.gif

Welcome to OCN George thumb.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by hellnukes View Post

You have the same processor as me smile.gif

And same processor as my father's computer tongue.gif. I once considered switching it with my even crappier e6400 but in the end i decided not too because my father's computer is a small packard bell and it looked way too difficult to get the cpu out of that case. And because only my brother uses my sig rig tongue.gif (i have a crappy laptop but it's still better than the desktop).
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sisaroth View Post

And same processor as my father's computer tongue.gif. I once considered switching it with my even crappier e6400 but in the end i decided not too because my father's computer is a small packard bell and it looked way too difficult to get the cpu out of that case. And because only my brother uses my sig rig tongue.gif (i have a crappy laptop but it's still better than the desktop).

Ahahahaha the funny thing is, I also got this computer from my father (switched the gfx card) and before this one, I also had an E6400 tongue.gif
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Hi George! I think you're in the right place! thumb.gif Welcome!
 
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Good afternoon George. You're interested in the 3930k? 

http://www.overclock.net/t/1389378/intel-retail-edge-the-summer-deal-i7-3770k-starting-60-shipping-i7-3930k-starting-155-shipping-starting-may-15th/0_100

 

Do you work for any of those companies?  

 

Do you live in the States?  Micro Center is your "go to" brick and mortar store for PC components (especially Intel CPU's)  Typically cheaper than newegg, and matches prices.

 

Do you know much about computer hardware already?  Sounds like you'd like to run some VM's on that 3930k!

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Welcome to ocn!
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