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post #2342 of (permalink) Old 07-11-2019, 08:21 PM
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Quote: Originally Posted by Dreamliner View Post
Now that the 3900x is out, I'm trying to find a reason NOT to get it...

My 7820X seems like a dumb choice now, but one that can be undone with an (almost) lateral price move to a 3900x...am I missing something?

The dealbreaker for me was lack of CPU PCIe lanes (24). Won't work for my purposes, or I'd have jumped ship.

ZMT watercool setup -- Phanteks Enthoo Elite -- hwlabs gtr 420 x 2 -- noctua A14 PWM x8 -- d5 pwm -- 9900x -- x299 TUF Mk1
Corsair Hydro X XC9 -- 64gb 3200 tridentZ Royal CL14 -- AX1500i -- 2x 7600p on hyper m.2 VROC 4TB -- EK ZMT Tubing -- Ek Fittings -- dual Aorus Waterforce xtreme 2080ti -- asus PG279UZ monitors x3 7680x1440 surround
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9900x
Motherboard
X299 TUF Mk1
GPU
1080ti FE
GPU
1080ti FE
RAM
GSkill Royal
Hard Drive
Hyper m.2
Power Supply
Ax1500i
Cooling
HWL GTR 420 x2
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EKWB 1080ti blocks x2
Cooling
EK Supremecy EVO RGB
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Noctua A14 PWM x8
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Corsair ML140 x6
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EK ZMT tubing
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EK D5 PWM pump/res
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EK Fittings
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Corsair Commander Pro
Case
Phanteks Enthoo Elite
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro
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Asus PG279QZ x3
Keyboard
Corsair K95 RGB Platinum
Mouse
Corsair Nightsword
Mousepad
Corsair MM800 Polaris
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