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Old January 16, 2012, 03:32 AM
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My friend called me up and asked should i buy an h61 chipset and gtx590?
I cut the phone and now thinking it will not perform good even though he has 2600k cpu?
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Old January 16, 2012, 06:52 AM
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If he's not overclocking and is sticking with one GPU that will be fine. Performance is relative - e.g. that combination would be fine for 3D Vision + very big monitor but only playing GPU-bound games, not that a 2600k at default speeds is a bottleneck for anything yet.
He'd obviously get better results with a P67 or Z68 to OC the 2600k.
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Old January 16, 2012, 11:01 AM
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Its fine, but he will not be able to overclock the CPU
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