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mav1178 told you all its performance, anyhow i really dont see the point paying 400$/e for high end performance board. if you allready going to spend that amount go for x79 even used components
    
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Umm, never mind.
I just read the i7-4770K review at Guru3D: http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/core_i7_4770k_review,1.html
Thanks for the heads-up Hilbert! If you suggest delidding this cpu for proper OCing then it certainly ain't for me.
That completely killed the deal right there.
If (the saddest word in the English language), if Intel hadn't based this cpu on the i7-3770K superstructure, making it a very nice heat pump when overvolted, it would've been a very good, if not great cpu.
Again if, I knew how to mod my Asetek VapoChill Premium Edition system for this cpu then it would be a good, not great, deal.
As is, forget it.
Too bad. MSI has what appears to be some real winners with their Z87 mobo's, but no decent cpu's to use with them.
Suddenly, an LGA2011 system is looking to be the best for my new 900D.
Edited by kzinti1 - 6/1/13 at 9:27am
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