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Help me choose Which is better

1.) 2600K -bigadv no GPU client
2.) dual core CPU (choose one for me) and two or three GTS450

I have $700-$800 for this system.

Thanks

PS. if I add two GTS450 to 2600K system and run 2 GPU client Will that affect the PPD ? and
Do I need to add -smp7 to smp(bigadv) client ??
Edited by test3366 - 1/7/11 at 8:47pm
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1.) 2600K -bigadv no GPU client
Can always add GPU's in the future, though you may lose the -bigadv that way...
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An OC'd 2600K will get ~40k.
3 GTS 450s will get ~35k, but need a lot more power.
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The first thing I see when I get back from dinner is your avatar change.
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The first thing I see when I get back from dinner is your avatar change.
Yeah I was kinda surprised to see that too when I checked my inbox lol.
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test3366, go with the i7 its lower power consumption and quiet compared to multiple GPUs.
Plus you can always add smaller GPUs to it and still keep doing bigadvs.
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2600K is the way to go! nothing comes close to the ppd/watt
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Ok Thanks everyone

Quote:
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The first thing I see when I get back from dinner is your avatar change.
me too
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