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Thanks man, but i don't think i will go for i5-2500K, im high end pc gamer & overclocker.
Well, that solved that, keep your 980X. See how easy that was
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post #32 of 116
I think you can afford to wait and see what Ivy Bridge offers. Too much a lateral move for you.
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post #33 of 116
The 980x is a good bit faster than the 2600k. Even when OC'd to 5Ghz.
    
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First of all, the i7 980x is a better processor than the i7 2600k (though the latter is still a fantastic processor). You have no performance to gain from the change.

My recommendation is this; wait for Ivy Bridge then decide. Just for a sneak peek of how fantastic Ivy Bridge will be, think; if the mainstream Sandy Bridge is almost as good as the enthusiast Nehalem, imagine how awesome the enthusiast Sandy Bridge (commonly known as Ivy Bridge) will be.
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How about you give me your 980x and I'll buy you a 2600
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Keep what you have.
 
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post #37 of 116
1. Keep the 980x.
2. Disregard the 2600K.
3. Wait for Ivy Bridge.
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post #38 of 116
you still have the best of the best. It would be a downgrade. LGA 1366 is still the top platform.
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Keep your 980X bro. Right now it is THE MOST POWERFUL processor you can buy.
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I would sell it and get a 2 more monitors for 3 monitor setup xD

I would wait for the MSI 4 way sli board with the 2 NF200 chips
it should be out on the market soon

but the UD7 is also a nice option and it support X16 X8 X8
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