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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:32 PM
    jerzygaming jerzygaming is offline
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    Default got extra cash, what should I get? Ideas please.

    Looking to get a new toy for my PC, anyone have any good ideas? Will be shopping at micro center since its 10 minutes away from me. I have about 300 dollars to spend, maybe a little more if its worth it.

    So far I was either thinking about going Intel and getting a new CPU/MOBO or an IPad Mini

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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:46 PM
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    Get another 660
    Assuming you PSU can support it.
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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:47 PM
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    Alternatively get an i5 4670K (Haswell) and a Z87-A motherboard
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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:50 PM
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    Get another 660
    Assuming you PSU can support it.


    I was thinking this but I don't know if I wanna SLI again
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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:54 PM
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    I was thinking this but I don't know if I wanna SLI again
    You can get an 8350 for like 180...

    Not gunna pick up frames all that much. Maybe by 10-15 in CPU intensive games if you get a decent O.C. out of it.

    But I hear the 660's sli great. If that helps.
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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:58 PM
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    Yeah I was looking in the difference between mine and the 8350 and its not thats much :/ I may do the 660 SLI thanks for the idea.
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    Oh yea dude...Micro centers got the 4670k for 200 beans...I'd just roll with that while it's on sale.
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    Old 06-14-2013, 04:58 PM
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    Whats wrong with SLI (other than maybe a CPU bottleneck)?

    Another option is to get a SSD.

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    Oh yea dude...Micro centers got the 4670k for 200 beans...I'd just roll with that while it's on sale.
    Going with a good mobo though would put him at maybe 350?
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