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Well I just ordered a 4930K and an ASUS rampage IV extreme, I expect I'll see some pretty big gains coming from what I am currently using.

Should have waited. Ivy E is a dud and a huge waste of money

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Regardless I'm still happy with my purchase, I feel if I had waited I would have just kept on waiting. I still got quite an upgrade coming from a 1090t
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post #33 of 39
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Regardless I'm still happy with my purchase, I feel if I had waited I would have just kept on waiting. I still got quite an upgrade coming from a 1090t

You got a great deal.... don't worry. I've got a 2500k, a 3570k, and a 2700k, all great processors. That's the lowest price I've ever seen paid for all three. I got my 3570k for about the same price with MOBU, but didn't get any RAM, so you still got a better deal. I see very little difference between the 2500k and the 3570k TBH. On most tests there's only like a 4% diff.

I've had plenty of AMD CPU's too so its not like I'm an Intel fan-boy. I buy whatever works the best. Unfortunately AMD just can't beat Intel right now. Hopefully AMD will come out with something to give Intel some real competition. I'd love to get another AMD chip just to have one, but right now I don't see the point.

Great purchase.
     
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And from what I read, haswell e won't be out for almost a year, right?
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And from what I read, haswell e won't be out for almost a year, right?

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post #36 of 39
Thats too long to wait, IMO. In the meantime I'll get some fantastic use from my setup. Besides, I had planned on upgrading by the time Witcher 3 released anyway, which I want to believe is in February maybe.
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Thats too long to wait, IMO. In the meantime I'll get some fantastic use from my setup. Besides, I had planned on upgrading by the time Witcher 3 released anyway, which I want to believe is in February maybe.

Put a water cooler on it and you can prob get close to 5Ghz with the 2500k. Most of them can do 4.8 to 5.0 safely. Its a great processor for sure.
     
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I have 4930k
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Oh, misunderstood sorry.
     
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