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My point this guy is new to Overclock.net, If he put a poll asking is the upgrade from a 960 to 990x worth it? The answer is NO! He has a 5850 for gods sake and a weak PSU. His system is just way unbalanced.

Reviews = no worth it
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...n,2874-14.html

How is spending $1000 on a single component of your computer in any way compared to a corvette. Im not jealous at all I just find ignorance to be very angering for some reason. I just want to meet some of you guys and be like what the hell is wrong with you guys lol.

This stuff just angers me because others get inspired and buy overpriced/unnecessary crap like this and im sure Intel finds more reasons to sell $1000 CPU's to ignorant people.

PS. Congrats on the pregnancy, Those shirts were very cute
Edited by SimplyTheBest - 2/25/11 at 8:21am
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My point this guy is new to OC.net, If he put a poll asking is the upgrade from a 960 to 990x worth it? The answer is NO! He has a 5850 for gods sake and a weak PSU. His system is just way unbalanced.
So instead we at ocn should call him a n00b and flame him instead of suggesting stuff like and adult... Don't feel bad I get jealous all the time when I see my neighbor driving his corvette...

Also I am getting about 52c with 1.4 vcore...I will post more screens when I get home tonight...
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Congrats on your new chip!!

If he can afford it why not buy it? even if it will just use single-threaded apps like browsing the web.
If i could afford one of those i would be folding with it and stick with my 4850, is it any wrong? it would be my money, not yours, and i would be tremendously happy with it., so stop insulting the guy.

You can check a review that Tom's just made:
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...town,2874.html

If it were a bad chip it wouldn't cost $1000, clearly.
I hope you will have a lot of fun playing with your new toy
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Also I am getting about 52c with 1.4 vcore...I will post more screens when I get home tonight...[/QUOTE]

Very nice!! I'm waiting to see how these chips pan out. I may grab one up here soon. Would of been real easy if I didn't just drop $7k on a new boat Monday

I will have to wait a couple weeks now
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Also I am getting about 52c with 1.4 vcore...I will post more screens when I get home tonight...
Very nice!! I'm waiting to see how these chips pan out. I may grab one up here soon. Would of been real easy if I didn't just drop $7k on a new boat Monday

I will have to wait a couple weeks now [/QUOTE]

Can the boat play crysis???

Even if 4.6 is all I can push it, I can't really complain about a 1.2 ghz oc on 6 cores... My folding numbers are going to sky rocket
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Can the boat play crysis???

LOL. Maybe not, but when playing crysis you'll use my new "Military Issue" boat in the game
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(simply)if you bothered to read my 1st post you would see I am in the process
of updating my x58 platform.as I posted there hardly any reviews on this cpu at that time and was wondering if anyone else made the same purchase.
just because the cpu I wanted was released before anything else I'm updating you say i'm ignorant.grow up man.try reading the first post.
If you didnt buy this cpu or have any constructive info on this cpu why bother with your childish rants.go post your displeasure over at intel if you dont like peeps spending $$ on a cpu.


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I wanted to update my system to the latest and greatest for my x58 platform so I jumped the gun and ordered the i7 990x. close to 0 new info on this cpu so it's hard to get exited at this point.hopefully my new cpu will be the oc king till the end of year.
Did anyone else get this cpu or am I alone.
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if you really want to flame me about spending $$ my next buy to complement my x58 rebuild, along side my new 990x and gtx 580's will be x2 crucial m4-256gb ssd's the day of availability.
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Can the boat play crysis???

LOL. Maybe not, but when playing crysis you'll use my new "Military Issue" boat in the game
EPIC...I bet that boat is powered by a 990X...
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if you really want to flame me about spending $$ my next buy to complement my x58 rebuild, along side my new 990x and gtx 580's will be x2 crucial m4-256gb ssd's the day of availability.
Dude, Hater's gonna Hate. I get that all the time too. I have a 980x and had it on that same board you have now. Then I moved to the R3E. I want to get the 990x too. How's the IMC on it? That's one of the main reasons for me to switch and the higher overclock potential.

I'll help if I can.

You have the chip yet? Or still waiting?
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