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do i really need an x6 for a 3d home theater pc or no? because i was thinking of getting a 1090T but i think its too much. any suggestions, fellow overclockers?
    
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a 4x or 2x will do
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quad core is the most that you will need, and a mid-range dedicated GPU will help immensely.
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If you are going to use it to encode a lot of media it'll benefit from the extra cores, but otherwise an X4 with a decent midrange GPU would be ideal.
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quad core will be more than sufficent
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No.
    
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Nah you don't need one.
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my graphics cards were 2 6870's cause they support 3d. how about them and an x4 970 BE?
    
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X2 555 and if it unlocks to a quad ur in luck, otherwise u wont need any more than 2 cores with like an HD5750 or HD5770.
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post #10 of 27
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Originally Posted by Smoblikat View Post
X2 555 and if it unlocks to a quad ur in luck, otherwise u wont need any more than 2 cores with like an HD5750 or HD5770.
those gpu's dont support 3d, so thats why i am going with 2 6870's
Edited by ninox999 - 3/4/11 at 5:32pm
    
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