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Yeah I guess it wouldnt hurt to try going Intel, maybe Haswell makes more sence at this point in time? I already saw a very nice Asus ROG board on new-egg its close to $400 dollars but very nice ( well worth it in my book )

keep in mind haswell has some quirks

http://youtu.be/FqdLpzwSDFo
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I think I got ahead of myself here, I was expecting something in the nehiborhood of $1500/$3000 max so when I said unlimited budget for amd a I knew the prices,yeah I wish I had an unlimited intel or Lga 2011 budget!........lets do a flagship side by side build amd vs intel and see what we come up with,I wouldnt mind lga 2011 but I will need to cut some corners if thats.the case! Or spred the build out over a longer period of time. Thanks guys

what did you think of the case with subzero/ambient cpu cooling?
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keep in mind haswell has some quirks

http://youtu.be/FqdLpzwSDFo

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Listening to Logan and wendell when it comes to OCing and hardware weirdsmiley.gif

Those dudes are actually pretty smart. i have no idea why they get the hate. after watching some their video they have brought up some topics that few people aware of. of all the people i have seen on YT they have their heads on straight they are also of the few who have a proper thermal past application video, and not how to spear it all over with a condom.
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Those dudes are actually pretty smart. i have no idea why they get the hate. after watching some their video they have brought up some topics that few people aware of. of all the people i have seen on YT they have their heads on straight they are also of the few who have a proper thermal past application video, and not how to spear it all over with a condom.

They're pretty insightful when it comes to some other things, for example giving a commentary on net neutrality stuff etc.

However nothing they've released leads me to believe that they know what they're talking about when it comes to enthusiast hardware, OCing, and benchmarking. At least beyond the very basics. The stuff they said about haswell before jj got there were pretty ignorant for example. Also their 8350 vs. various CPUs videos were terrible. They never cover any in depth stuff about their hardware. And some of the questions logal asked jj in the multiple asus videos were pretty cringeworthy. And then there's also logan's videos from the days he was working for TD, those don't help either.

This is really why I only watch the mainstream youtube personalities for entertainment value. When it comes to actually informing myself about the hardware I look for guides/videos/writeups made by guys like sin, shamino etc. People who 100% know what they're talking about.
 
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I think ive seen this guy before-He looks like a younger kid,dosent he have a cat??? (lol) I actually think hes pretty cool kid,seems real down to earth but thats just my opinion! Remember this..... You can learn something from even the dumbest of people! ( its true ) .....Iam sorry my friend but can you please explain to me what sub-zero is? Nitrogen iam assuming??? Where in the world am I supposed to get something like that? I have kids I dont wanna have things like that in the house thanks! but the garage is open game! ( joke)
     
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I think ive seen this guy before-He looks like a younger kid,dosent he have a cat??? (lol) I actually think hes pretty cool kid,seems real down to earth but thats just my opinion! Remember this..... You can learn something from even the dumbest of people! ( its true ) .....Iam sorry my friend but can you please explain to me what sub-zero is? Nitrogen iam assuming??? Where in the world am I supposed to get something like that? I have kids I dont wanna have things like that in the house thanks! but the garage is open game! ( joke)

Asking me about sub-zero?

Well I do LN2 as well but for my 24/7 setup I use a single stage phase change cooler made by LittleDevil that gets me all the way down to -50C to -40C for daily usage.

http://ldcooling.com/shop/ld-pc-v2/52-ld-pc-v2-phase-change.html
 
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Cdoublejj- I belive he asked me about sub-zero but I could be wrong or my old eyes are just playing tricks on me! Now that I have you here (lol) How much does it cost to get a nitrogen cooling system going iam just curious? I wouldnt even know where to begin! Ive seen people from asus poor some kind of liquid from a cup with smoke coming out of it iam assuming thats ( nitrogen ) where does one buy Nitrogen iam just curious lol?
     
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LN2 is only really viable for few hours at a time for benchmarking purposes.

But CPU pots range anywhere from 100 bucks used to 300+ new. And the insulation equipment doesn't really cost more than 40 bucks max. And for LN2 it really depends on the place you live in. I've got no idea who sells it where you live but after some talking most people will probably get the price down to 1-2$ per liter.
 
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They're pretty insightful when it comes to some other things, for example giving a commentary on net neutrality stuff etc.

However nothing they've released leads me to believe that they know what they're talking about when it comes to enthusiast hardware, OCing, and benchmarking. At least beyond the very basics. The stuff they said about haswell before jj got there were pretty ignorant for example. Also their 8350 vs. various CPUs videos were terrible. They never cover any in depth stuff about their hardware. And some of the questions logal asked jj in the multiple asus videos were pretty cringeworthy. And then there's also logan's videos from the days he was working for TD, those don't help either.

This is really why I only watch the mainstream youtube personalities for entertainment value. When it comes to actually informing myself about the hardware I look for guides/videos/writeups made by guys like sin, shamino etc. People who 100% know what they're talking about.

can you at least give some examples of what you are asking? also when i watch i keep in mind they are also catering to newbies who may be moving over form consoles.
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C2Q Q9550 ASUS P5E3 Deluxe Wifi-AP GTX 480 Kingston HyperX DDR3 KHX1600C9D3K2/8G 
RAMHard DriveCoolingOS
PNY 1333 55gb, 320Gb, 500GB, 1TB Hyper 212 EVO Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
OSOSPowerCase
Lubuntu 13.04 x64 OS X 10.8.5 TX750 Haf 912 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
T9300 GT 240M DDR2  WD10JPVT 
OS
Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
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