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post #11 of 20
If I'm understanding you right, you mostly play games on your PC.
Get a GTX580 instead ... one of those with custom cooling for better temps and OC
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post #12 of 20
Get an i7 970 if you wanna get a new CPU. Though if I were you, I would just get a second graphics card, it would improve your gaming performance much more.
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post #13 of 20
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Well new GPU sounds reasonable, But I've got a 560 right now which I'm perfectly happy with and have a waterblock coming for it and a gtx260 for physx, watercooled as well.
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post #14 of 20
990X is a waste imo, Grab an i7 970 and overclock it.
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post #15 of 20
get another GPU and two more monitors Nvidia Surround!!!!!!

 
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post #16 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jump3r View Post
get another GPU and two more monitors Nvidia Surround!!!!!!

Why does it look like the color in the left monitor is off?
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post #17 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Relevant Wing View Post
Why does it look like the color in the left monitor is off?
Blame my nokia 5800 for that color isnt off lol, just the weird angle i took it.

I should have ramped up Anisotropic filtering too maybe. But yeah just camera.


lol i would upload a screenshot but not many sites allow for a 14Mb upload size lol
 
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post #18 of 20
the price just doesnt seem justified when you can almost build an entire SB rig for the same price as just the cpu alone.

Just saying... needless and dumb consumer choice in my opinion
post #19 of 20
what do you do on your pc that requires more than your overclocked 950?

if it's for folding, for 1150 just for the cpu you could almost build 2 2600k SB setups if you use their onboard gpu and cheap out on a few parts (case etc.) which would own the 990x ppd wise (correct me if i'm wrong).
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post #20 of 20
I'd say save the cash or get another 560 or a 580. The 990x is a waste for other than bigger epeen.
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