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Well im just learning about PC,s so ye haw much to learn still.
But in % what difernece between i7 950 and i7 2600k might be if i7 950 would be OC to 3.4ghz?
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Originally Posted by Jonesey I7 View Post
The new avx instruction set will help the 2600k smoke the other two VERY soon, as it changes from 128bit to 256bit interface with windows 7 sp1, as seen in the new linx.
correct

also this forum name even explains alot

2600k can be overclocked to 5 ghz

but can 980x ?

i don't think so

and speed is something that you can't get with just having many cores

if application is supporting maximum 4 cores (which is the general of applications) 2600k would beat the 980x
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Well im just learning about PC,s so ye haw much to learn still.
But in % what difernece between i7 950 and i7 2600k might be if i7 950 would be OC to 3.4ghz?
kind of difference that you can see only in cinebench,sisoft sandra,passmark, science mark or fritz chess benchmark. both running at 3.4 no difference in crysis.
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You forgot to multiply it by the amount of cache it has.

i7 2600k is quad core with 8mb of L3 cache runing at 3.40ghz / 13,6ghz in total. x 8 = 108.8 GHZ
i7 980x six core with 12mb l3 cach and runing at 3.33ghz /20ghz in total x 12 240 GHZ

The 980x is clearly the winner. You just need a PSU that can supply at least 1.21 Jiggawatts to keep it running.

Edit: To figure out how many Jiggawatts you need to power your CPU you need to divide the total amount of GHZ by 2. So 240 / 2 = 120. Since they don't sell 1.20 Jiggawatt power supplies, you have to get a 1.21 and it will be better allowing you to upgrade in the future. It's all about future proofing!
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Well thanks all for info.
Gues will stay with my i7 950 after all just bought it
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Well thanks all for info.
Gues will stay with my i7 950 after all just bought it
Good choice. The x58 platform still has tons of value, especially if you can pick up a cheap used set, they are awesome.
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