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upgrading to a 6700k from a 4790k just isn't worth it imo;

Pick up a Broadwell-E or Haswell-E 6core and be happy =)

As someone who just did it, I will agree from a pure performance standpoint. From a peripheral point of view ,DDR4, etc. , it is. It just depends on how important all the different techs are for you.
   
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but 2011V3 gives you all those fancy things like DDR4 etc also, including if you go for uhm believe Asrock motherboards have x4 M.2 Slots as well. and Some higher tier gigabyte motherboards too.


Idk about FSX's utilization for over 4 cores, but myself having a 6 core I'm generally very happy to have the extra cores avaliable when multi tasking with youtube open, gaming etc all at the same time.
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post #23 of 33
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but 2011V3 gives you all those fancy things like DDR4 etc also, including if you go for uhm believe Asrock motherboards have x4 M.2 Slots as well. and Some higher tier gigabyte motherboards too.

But my actual advice would be get a nice OC on your 4790k, just.. sit on Haswell for awhile DDR4 isn't that big of a deal. And spend the money on the nice GPU or other upgrades, case, etc.

My board has the X4 M.2 slot. I like it alot thumb.gif . There is nothing wrong with the 4790k, getting a good mainboard for it for a reasonable price is getting harder with the stock dropping fast. But performance is excellent.
   
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BOUGHT 6700K with MSI z170 PC MATE and 16GB kit @ 8gigs x 2 Trident z @ 3200(OC)

now i need help to understand Overclocking my cpu and ram (Xmp) its pros and cons
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As someone who just did it, I will agree from a pure performance standpoint. From a peripheral point of view ,DDR4, etc. , it is. It just depends on how important all the different techs are for you.

even from a peripheral point of view going from 4790 to 6700 is not justifiable. going from ddr3 to ddr4 itself isn't even much of a big deal as ddr2 to ddr3. money could be easily spend else where like graphic cards.
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Good Luck with those new parts! Bask in the moment smile.gif
     
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good choice! think you nearly got my setup haha biggrin.gif

and to those ppl who say no1 upgrades on the same platform some people do..

I always do

I went to i7 4770k > i7 4790k > i7 5775c

and plan to go kabylake too tongue.gif
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even from a peripheral point of view going from 4790 to 6700 is not justifiable. going from ddr3 to ddr4 itself isn't even much of a big deal as ddr2 to ddr3. money could be easily spend else where like graphic cards.

Opinions are what he asked for. You have an opinion, I have one too. I politely disagree with you. And to be clear, the OP is going from AMD to Either of the two Intel lines IIRC. If he already had 4790k you would have more of a point IMO.
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Opinions are what he asked for. You have an opinion, I have one too. I politely disagree with you. And to be clear, the OP is going from AMD to Either of the two Intel lines IIRC. If he already had 4790k you would have more of a point IMO.

i understand, but i was pointing more towards your 4790 to 6700. not the OP's upgrade path. sure its your money and you can spend it anyway you want. but to call it ddr4 and other peripherals justifiable is quite far fetched.
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i understand, but i was pointing more towards your 4790 to 6700. not the OP's upgrade path. sure its your money and you can spend it anyway you want. but to call it ddr4 and other peripherals justifiable is quite far fetched.

Well, not knowing my usage habits im not sure how you could conclude that. But your point is mostly valid. If they do not need the extras, the 4790k is just as powerful.
   
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