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Its a smart decision to skip Sandy Bridge.
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Alright sounds like my current system is perfect for what I need. The question now is what is going to run BF3 smoothly lol.
crossfire another gpu or get a better gpu then the 6950. =) no need to upgrade your cpu. its good enough already, unless your encoding or doing other stuff...gaming...your fine.
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Alright sounds like my current system is perfect for what I need. The question now is what is going to run BF3 smoothly lol.
Your setup will run battlefield 3 smoothly
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yea, no need to upgrade..your current setup will run it w/o any issues.. save money...and If you really want to burn money then don't buy sb ,wait for ivy bridge...
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Stuck in the same boat here too bud - I know I don't "need" to upgrade, but I want to, and I'm torn on going SB or Bulldozer, not so sure I have the will power to wait for IB to make its appearance early next year. That said, if going Intel I'd rather wait for the full-fat LGA2011 I think... Argh.
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Stuck in the same boat here too bud - I know I don't "need" to upgrade, but I want to, and I'm torn on going SB or Bulldozer, not so sure I have the will power to wait for IB to make its appearance early next year. That said, if going Intel I'd rather wait for the full-fat LGA2011 I think... Argh.
Yeah that's how I feel exatcly haha. I will wait until benchmarks.
Edited by TwistedDivision - 3/18/11 at 6:27pm
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Benchmarks will tell you more than any "informed" user here.
benchmarks cant tell you everything!
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