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Originally Posted by Crystal_Castles View Post
On a single GPU then I'm sure an i5 is as good, but once you factor in the limits of the P55 chipset then you will see its short comings. If you are building a rig for gaming and purely hardcore gaming then you aren't really looking for a bang for the buck. You want the best of the best, and between P55 and X58 that is definitely X58.
Well my old golden i5 750 which did 4.5ghz on 1.45v along with a few 5850's was beating most i7 systems search for golden OCers and spend less.
    
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