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post #11 of 18
Best thing would be buy all at once as U never know for unexpected sales
but if U got only enought for part of it id say gpu cause 1 U won't have reinstall os even though its pretty easy but U get more time to back up vital files n second I think ur gpu is bottlenecking atmom as im sure U can oc ur CPU further
post #12 of 18
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Luckily i was able to get enough money together now to buy everything at once and this is what ive come up with getting



I thought about getting a cpu cooler but i really don't have any desire on overclocking that much where i'd need one, suggestions or comments are welcome though

Edit, links here since the pictures kinda small

Ram-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231546
GPU-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202026
CPU-http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.1360741
MOBO- same as CPU
post #13 of 18
the stock cooler is trash, even for normal usage you need at least an 212+
the cooler that cpu stays the longer life you'll get out of it.
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I agree.. If you can, try get a cpu cooler.
You never know, you might want to overclock, and when you do, you'll want to be prepared! smile.gif

Apart from that, Solid upgrade!
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post #15 of 18
Nice upgrade choices. I think it was wise to wait and get it all at once. But, like others have said, a 212 EVO would be a good buy for that CPU. You can always just auto OC it if you dont want to get too crazy, the extra cooling will help a lot. Cheers.
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post #16 of 18
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Another update since i noticed a deal on an 8 core and i got a shoprunner free trial.

here the new specs


cpu cooler-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103099
new cpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113285
new ram-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820144658

thoughts?
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Go for it man that's a strong build right there. smile.gif
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Originally Posted by imbait View Post

Another update since i noticed a deal on an 8 core and i got a shoprunner free trial.

here the new specs


cpu cooler-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103099
new cpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113285
new ram-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820144658

thoughts?
I wouldn't recommend and MSI mobo if your looking to overclock. Maybe this if budget isn't a problem
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128519
Edited by jason387 - 7/16/13 at 11:17pm
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