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Originally Posted by aberrero View Post

I'm kind of itching to build a whole new system, but again does it make sense to spend $2,500+ for a socket 2011 system with dual cards?.

You might consider upgrading just the mobo, cpu and gpu.
Same result. Saves me around $800.
it's a good option because:

psu's over 500W still good due to new cpu/gpu efficiencies.
cpu coolers dating back to (at least) sandy bridge still fit skylake
windows 10 free upgrade (ends july 29) saves $100.
my old sata ssd is fine. m.2 wont help much with games.
the new SLI high bandwidth only works with a few supported games and gains vary.

Well everybody's situation is different, just throwing that out there.
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Originally Posted by PU skunk View Post

You might consider upgrading just the mobo, cpu and gpu.
Same result. Saves me around $800.
it's a good option because:

psu's over 500W still good due to new cpu/gpu efficiencies.
cpu coolers dating back to (at least) sandy bridge still fit skylake
windows 10 free upgrade (ends july 29) saves $100.
my old sata ssd is fine. m.2 wont help much with games.
the new SLI high bandwidth only works with a few supported games and gains vary.

Well everybody's situation is different, just throwing that out there.

I have a mini ITX system so I would have to do a fresh build for SLI.

I already have a fast setup with a 4690k. Its not worth buying a new system unless I increase the core count, because sandy bridge doesn't really offer much of a benefit over Haswell at the end of the day.
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How to improve your HTC Vive image quality

http://www.roadtovr.com/how-to-improve-your-htc-vive-image-quality-with-supersampling-pixel-density-tweak/
thank you,text and far objects looks alot better now , 2.0 was stable on 1080 .

guys was anyone able to make te vive work from DP i tried on my 1080 with DP to hdmi adaptor but the VIVE HMD stayed off althought STEAMvr showed that every thing is ready.
Edited by saeedkunna - 6/29/16 at 12:04am
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Just subscribed to this thread so sorry if this has been answered...

I Have a 290x and got my Rift last week. I'm trying to figure out if I should buy a new video card (or two), but all the games I've played seem to run just fine on my single 290x. Is it worth spending $400-$600 for a 1070/1080 at this point for VR?

I'm kind of itching to build a whole new system, but again does it make sense to spend $2,500+ for a socket 2011 system with dual cards?

Like is there a killer game out there that justifies the video card purchase? I know Star Citizen does, but if that's the only reason I'm upgrading then I'm going to wait for that to actually work properly on VR (which I don't believe it does now).

I wouldn't go with x99. Most games do not benefit from more cores. I just went from a 5960x with 2x Titan X to a 6700k and 1080. Sli is useless for vr at the moment.. support is even terrible for regular games. I'll considering buying a second card when support is common.

The 6700k is more fps in 99% of games. I wanted to squeeze out every single frame possible on a single card setup and the 6700k is the best option. There is no reason to lose those IPC gains for more cores unless you're going to be using those cores more than half the time.

Another good reason to go with the 6700k is the z170 platform is newer. Broadwell-e, which really isn't that much better than haswell-e if you overclock, is the last generation on the socket. Cannonlake will work on all z170 boards. Who knows, maybe we'll get a 6+ core cannonlake chip since it will be competing with zen.
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Marketplace on OCN? Where do i find it? I'm sure i'll find more enthusiasts here than eBay thumb.gif
I mean i can put it back together to Stock, still have factory heat sink somewhere but i'd rather give it to some one who knows what he's getting without unrelated questions.

Try reddit, /r/hardwareswap Screw ebay fees.
 
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thank you,text and far objects looks alot better now , 2.0 was stable on 1080 .

guys was anyone able to make te vive work from DP i tried on my 1080 with DP to hdmi adaptor but the VIVE HMD stayed off althought STEAMvr showed that every thing is ready.
Last time I had checked DP had some issues. I use a DVI-hdmi adapter. My next GPU I get will be having 2 HDMI outputs though.
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Last time I had checked DP had some issues. I use a DVI-hdmi adapter. My next GPU I get will be having 2 HDMI outputs though.

There is also a display port to display port mini adapter at best buy for about $24 that people have had working with the 1080!
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wheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gif
It's HERE : But the messed up part is it'll stay in that box till Sunday frown.gif when i have time.
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I MUST BUY A VR UNIT TODAY. But I cant cause there is no place to buy mad.gif

Edit:
https://www.engadget.com/2016/06/29/ghostbusters-dimension-vr/
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wheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gif
It's HERE : But the messed up part is it'll stay in that box till Sunday frown.gif when i have time.
Let that beast out of its cage!!

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I MUST BUY A VR UNIT TODAY. But I cant cause there is no place to buy mad.gif

Edit:
https://www.engadget.com/2016/06/29/ghostbusters-dimension-vr/
eek.gif Holy crap!! That can't be real time gameplay! If it is I need to take a trip to the Void now!!??
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eek.gif Holy crap!! That can't be real time gameplay! If it is I need to take a trip to the Void now!!??
Yeahhh, Hopefully More is coming. I dont even mind paying for it thumb.gif
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