I would tend to agree with slayer. I don't see the 930 being significantly better than the 750 unless they somehow incorporate the ability to utilize hyper-threading into Crysis 2. I personally think that is unlikely, but don't quote me on that...
Other than that, in my experience, triple versus double channel memory is not that big of a difference for gaming. If this is more-or-less a purely gaming machine, I think the i5-750 will be more than sufficient enough, unless you just have money to burn.
Do you plan on using 2 or more graphics cards in crossfire or sli? I've been happy with my GA-P55a-UD4P so far except that I can't seem to force the clock multiplier higher than 20x when overclocking (some other mobos should be able to use a base of at least 21x).
Also, the UD4P forces the PCIe x16 slots down to just x8 if you are using both of them, so 2 GPUs in crossfire/sli is not the most optimal (can be done, but you lose a small percentage of their power ~2-3%).
I don't plan on cross firing any time soon, so its enough for me. Just make sure you get a P55A though, they have lotus sockets. The P55 had foxconn which had some issues with burnout.
I'll add a second GPU this summer. The Asus Maximus III Gene have a IntelÂ® P55 Express Chipset built-in... all the asus Mobo i have seen (i did check all of them) was wearing a IntelÂ® P55 Express Chipset built-in.
750 for sure. And for board, take a look at the MSI P55-GD65 or GD80. Either board is loaded with features and is extremely easily to overclock and even includes a on-board feature that will overclock for you (well too, unlike other boards)
but are you upgrading your PC solely for gaming? For me, when I upgrade my PC its to make everything faster, not just games. Although hyperthreading might not get used by some applications like games, it doesnt hurt to have it.
I'm building my pc, from zero, you don't have seen what kind of crap i have! You can have a better pc than me for less than 200$ with the case! XD (My spec are real, it's not a joke, and still working... not great but still XD)
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