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I am an applied math major. Right now i am doing alot of 3d modeling which is a pain in the but with my old quad core but i haven't tried it with my new rig since spring sem just started. I go to Georgia Tech, I hate having to actually use campus computers since alot of them are taken up with wow kids.

I will be doing some stochastic processes soon. Not this semester though
What I am confused about is how using the campus computer can be better then using an i7 rig with a good graphics card. Your rig should do just fine with 3d modeling.
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feel bad for your grandma. you dont deserve her...
whats her number?
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What I am confused about is how using the campus computer can be better then using an i7 rig with a good graphics card. Your rig should do just fine with 3d modeling.
I am running on amd phenom II x6 not i7. Before that i had an amd quad core. Never had an i7. I said i had it in the checkout bin when i was thinking of buying that sr-2 rig someone suggested
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If your gunna go through with this SR2 Build here you go. its your money

Intel Xeon E5507 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-237-_-Product

BUY 2

Crucial - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-237-_-Product

Again BUY 2 SETS

and any GTX 580 tbh - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-073-_-Product

AGAIN 2!!

MOnster build bro
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The 1100T will be better than the CPU's used in the campus computers so you should stick with it and consider overclocking.
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If your gunna go through with this SR2 Build here you go. its your money

Intel Xeon E5507 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-237-_-Product

BUY 2

Crucial - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-237-_-Product

Again BUY 2 SETS

and any GTX 580 tbh - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-073-_-Product

AGAIN 2!!

MOnster build bro
The ram link goes to the xeon.
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Is she wanting another grandson?
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Add some SSDs in RAID0 baby! Go full WC, getcha some nice GPUS, and OC the heck out of it!
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Do you have buddies that live near you in college that like to play the same games you do? Build two spare machines for like 1200 bucks for your friends to use when they come over, if they don't have/can't afford a nice computer for themselves.

I'm definitely an advocate of not blowing all your money, having a financial cushion is nice in college. Being able to eat out whenever you want and cover for your friend to go eat with you who still lives paycheck to paycheck is nice. But, if you're looking for another way to spend the money on your rig, you could easily spend 4 grand on getting 3 30" monitors and a second 6970 for eyefinity.
    
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anyone with a similar build as me get lag when playing crisis on max?
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