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It's not about what you "need" biggrin.gif Some just want as high fps as possible biggrin.gif I dont even need a 2nd 290 ^^ But I got one anyway because I wanted more performance biggrin.gif

Should've considered an i7 before you got that 290.
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post #17832 of 43923
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Should've considered an i7 before you got that 290.

bf4 isnt even pegging this at 100% but it's getting close, Getting a socket 2011 platform soon biggrin.gif
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post #17833 of 43923
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bf4 isnt even pegging this at 100% but it's getting close, Getting a socket 2011 platform soon biggrin.gif

When you do; get some proper RAM.
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post #17834 of 43923
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When you do; get some proper RAM.

Getting corsair vengeance pro 32gigs when I do ^^
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Huh? What do you mean by proper? ^_^ Have 16gigs at 1866mhz

Its slow.
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Its slow.

Edited* Buying new ram alltogether when I'm switching
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Edited* Buying new ram alltogether when I'm switching

I suggest you stay away from Vengeance RAM all together but OK lol
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I suggest you stay away from Vengeance RAM all together but OK lol

Why? tongue.gif Never had any problems with them but okey biggrin.gif
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Why? tongue.gif Never had any problems with them but okey biggrin.gif

Well just running stock or a slight overclock wont give you any issues with Kingston value RAM either, get my point?
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Well just running stock or a slight overclock wont give you any issues with Kingston value RAM either, get my point?

I'm not putting so much weight on what ram I'm using, not going for bench records exactly ^^ But ye I get your point, they dont overclock well have tried. If I was to overclock my ram I'd rather get some dominator plats or TridentXs
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