Planning to upgrade my rig..
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September 3, 2010, 08:17 PM
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Location: Courtenay, B.C
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Just because something new is "around the corner" doesn't mean you should suffer in the mean time
There's ALWAYS something new that's coming out when you buy something. Fact is, you have to just say F*** IT and buy at some point.
+1......its never a good time to buy if yor always thinking whats coming out period! Dont get a 5870 as Fermi is launching soon....dont get a Fermi as ATI is launching the "answer" soon......don't get a 1366 as Intel will be launching new Socket soon yada ada yada.....why use old tech when new is out thier...hell I7 1366 has been available for how long now? Got my 920 a year ago last Feb.....
As far as Intel goes...new Socket out soon or not, you can't go wrong with a 1366 Tri Channel Kit.....if too much..I5...why not....or keep your CPU and get a decent Mobo to OC it.......
Introducing me n my OCD to Watercooling, is like taking an Alcoholic to an "all you can drink" Beach Bar in Mexico
My System Specs
Asus RIVE & XSPC Photon 170 D5 Vario combo
3930K @ 4.9 Ghz w EK Supremacy
16 GB -Dominator 1866 Mhz
SLi - Evga GTX 780Ti SC w EK Full WB's
SSD - 120GB Intel SATA 3 (OS n Apps) SSD - 240GB Vertex II SF (Games) HDD - 640 GB WD Black (Data) HDD - 2TB WD Red (Data)
Corsair AX 1.2 kW
Corsair 900D w XSPC RX480 / EX360 & EX240 - Lamptron FC9 Fan Controller
Onboard Realtek HD
- LG BD-RW DVD RW
Dell U2711 - 2560 x 1440 Res
Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 x64
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