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I would got with a 3820 and call it a day

This is what I did. No regrets

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post #22 of 45
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This is what I did. No regrets

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3820 is a dog. Loses to a 2700K
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post #23 of 45
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still faster by a decent amount then a 4770K

No, they're stuck in the stone age of singlethreaded performance. Many, i'd go so far as to say most CPU bound games, rely on a single thread or a few threads rather than having equal load on all cores AND scaling to 6
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post #24 of 45
I have 920@4Ghz and I'm planning on ivy-e upgrade.

- 4930k, this is soldered, so no need to delid. 6-core. I fear haswell-e will have that integrated voltage bull****, that won't make hashwell-e any better OC than current cpu's.
- Asus Rampage IV Formula. The cpu power progression stagnated for years now, better to get good mobo to last ages.
- 4x 4GB ram, DDR3 still clocks as fast as DDR4 at start, although there's some different timings for DDR4.
... ~1000e : )

If the games want to run faster, they need to be made to use more cores... that is the future.
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I fear haswell-e will have that integrated voltage bull****, that won't make hashwell-e any better OC than current cpu's

Why do you think IVR ruins the CPU?
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post #26 of 45
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Why do you think IVR ruins the CPU?

It's excelent if you don't overclock. But if you do, It's increasing the temperature too much. Although the CPU itself can still overclock if you manage to keep it cool, but most likely it will produce more noise, which is one of the things that I hate.
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post #27 of 45
You can't pump more than 1.3v or so for real max CPU usages through Haswell without delid using high end air or a h100i equivelant, sure. Just assume 4.3-4.7ghz unless you have a really fringe case CPU that's terrible or amazing
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post #28 of 45
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It's excelent if you don't overclock. But if you do, It's increasing the temperature too much. Although the CPU itself can still overclock if you manage to keep it cool, but most likely it will produce more noise, which is one of the things that I hate.

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I could run 4.2Ghz on my 4770K on the stock cooler just fine. If you want 4.5+ you need a decent cooler
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post #29 of 45
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If you want 4.5+ you need a decent cooler

Depends on volts. My chip on stock and auto voltage would use enough volts for me to just manually type them in and tune and run @4.4 (a touch over 1.15 in some applications)

Of course, it's stupidly easy to throttle the CPU on the stock cooler. Intel messed up there giving the CPU's an 84w TDP but allowing them to pull like 120 watts (which is devastating with TIM+glue and anything but high end cooling) if you run avx2 stress tests, but at least then you're scoring 200gflops on stock
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post #30 of 45
Im rather glad I went with an I7 980 upgrade a couple of years ago instead of getting a new socket:



This things gonna last for sooo much longer, unless it dies.
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