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Out of the two 2600k, since I doubt that task would take any more than one thread and the 2600k core for core beats the 990x slightly.

For what you want to do though, any modern processor is fine.
^this
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post #12 of 30
You are spending to much money, for a 3D movie... If you want perfermance go for 2 6950 (flashed to 6970) and one 2600k. That it...
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Guys I'm gonna run RollerCoaster Tycoon 2, would I need a 2600K or would a 2500K be fine?

No no no, totally serious question.
    
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Guys I'm gonna run RollerCoaster Tycoon 2, would I need a 2600K or would a 2500K be fine?

No no no, totally serious question.
That might have been sufficient for RC1 but for 2? You best wait for Ivy Bridge to come out my friend if you want more that 5 fps.
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Guys I'm gonna run RollerCoaster Tycoon 2, would I need a 2600K or would a 2500K be fine?

No no no, totally serious question.
try this http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pentium_II
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post #16 of 30
with a 2500k you will be more than fine.
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Get a single core PC Power @ 1.33ghz. Overclock it to @ 1.4ghz and you'll be set for multiple 46" screens.
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post #18 of 30
The netbook I bought for my father streams 1080p very well and I paid $339 for it.
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http://www.memoryexpress.com/Product...25063(ME).aspx

^ That thing will beast 3D 1080p. Go for it.
    
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post #20 of 30
Pentium

And why the hell do you need 2 6990's!!!???
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