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If you're getting the performance you want for games and productivity I'd just hold off and see how the next set of CPUs looks.

Will you notice gains, absolutely, will they be massive, maybe...

We have 9th gen i7s at work and for day to day stuff I can't tell a real notable difference between them and my sig rig. For games, I'm sure the minimums would be better and likely have higher top end. The difference for me personally just isn't worth the marginal improvements (for me 140fps is marginal to 120fps) but I know other people have different standards.

I would definitely be saving though if I were you and keeping an eye on things and upgrading in the next bit, I just wouldn't say there is an immediate rush.

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