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you're still on the 920...that gives you legend status in my book man. best cpu ever.

Haha! Indeed! I really LOVE that CPU, I think it was my best computer gear purchase ever. I originally only tried to overclock it as far as it would go on default voltage, and managed to get 3.6 or so. I recently started having problems with my system (turned out it was due to an under-powered GeForce 660...it required 24 amps, my PSU only supplied 19), and almost upgraded again. I decided to see if I could push the cpu, motherboard, and memory farther, and managed 4.4Ghz, albeit with instability in LinX testing. I stuck with 4.35Ghz and the 760 SLI after replacing my PSU with the new EVGA SuperNOVA 1300 G2. I was a bit surprised I could even get that high, but with watercooling and some VERY healthy voltage (1.48v) it runs rock solid stable. I don't suspect it will survive much more than another year, but if it does, wow...BEST PURCHASE EVER. biggrin.gif

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As for Crysis...turns out a recent driver update is what's been causing my problems: SLI was Disabled! I reenabled SLI, and the game is running MUCH faster than it was. I cranked up AA, and it seems to be doing a little better (also seems there is a TXAA mode that does work with multiple GPUs that looks better than all the other settings.) I don't know why a single GPU failed to AA properly, but now that I'm back in SLI, while I can still see aliasing, it definitely doesn't look as bad as it did before. Frame rate is really good too, over 40fps except in a couple places, which is what I originally expected.
    
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Windows 8.1 Apple CinemaDisplay 30" 2560x1600 Wireless Keyboard K350 EVGA SuperNOVA 1300 G2 
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Antec P190 Supertower Black Logitech Performance Mouse MX Logitech Wireless Rechargeable Touchpad T650 
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