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3770k vs 6600k?

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Would it be worth it to upgrade?

I primarily play MMOS that only benefit from one core such as GW2 etc.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWxncqbe1H8

The video shows that in some cases the 6600k OC beats out the 3770k, but to be honest I really dont think it is worth the money.

If you do decide to go the 6600k way, remember new memory, new motherboard...and new CPU which would come out expensive.

Now if you have the money, then by all means go for it. biggrin.gif
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There was a recent thread that compared a Sandy i5 to an Skylake i7 (HT disabled). In some cases, where games were single threaded, the jump was massive (~50%) but others, not so much (~12%). You can see here that the person also ran scaling figures for frequency
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Oh wow it looks like there might be a big different :O
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renji1337, wow you have SLI GTX980Ti that is a Monster set up for gaming thumb.gif I think your 3770K will do just fine especially you OCed it up to 4.5GHz. I rather choose LGA 2011 platform with i7 4930K or 4960X wink.gif 6 core 12 thread is a good duet with your SLI GTX980Ti...but if you wanna an update rig then you should move to LGA2011-(V3) but it will cost much money again.
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