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I have looking to upgrading my gaming rig and have been putting it off until the new kabylake cpus come out.Well, they're out now. so I am going to upgrade within weeks.

I am looking to replace cpu,motherboard,ram. I don't need gpu because I already upgraded to a msi 1060. Also,I am keeping my ssd and hard drives.


My budget is $500 -700.


Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 13
I would grab an I7 7700K, good mobo and 16gb fast ddr4 ram. That's just what I will be buying in a couple weeks and fits your budget.
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post #4 of 13
Do you need that fast of RAM? At that price, I would want 16GB for sure. Here is slightly slower at 3600 but with better timings for $25 more to get 16GB instead of 8GB.

Or there are several options for 16GB DDR4 3200 for $100. That would be my suggestion at least.
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post #5 of 13
Get a 16 GB kit with less speed instead.
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post #6 of 13
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Get a 16 GB kit with less speed instead.


Ok.What speed would suggest?
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Originally Posted by Fishinfan View Post

Ok.What speed would suggest?

From what I've seen, looks like 3000MHz is the sweet spot for performance boost / price. Check out this set on pcpartpicker, see what's good around you price-wise.
 
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post #8 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fishinfan View Post

Ok.What speed would suggest?
Depends on how much you can or want to spend on a kit

A 16 GB Kingston HyperX Savage kit is $140 for a 3000 MHz kit
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820104659&cm_re=Kingston_HyperX_Savage_3000_MHz-_-20-104-659-_-Product

Kingston is better then Corsair but dont know how good G Skill kits are since i never owned anything from G Skill.
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post #9 of 13
You were too slow on my DDR4 3600 16GB G.Skill kit at $125, so my next recommendation would be this for under $100:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231941&cm_re=16gb_ddr4-_-20-231-941-_-Product

16GB DDR4 3200 G.Skill
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post #10 of 13
RAM is RAM. It's one of the worst places to spend extra for performance. Just get a competitively-priced kit with heat spreaders that won't interfere with your CPU cooler.
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