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2 years ago#1
I see that the 4670k(LGA1150) runs a bit better than 3570K(LGA1155), and that the LGA 1150 is newer. But the difference seems minimal, and I don't if other factors could affect it.


Trying to make a build for around $600.
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2 years ago#2
1150
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2 years ago#3
Go with 1567 if you can. 10 core CPU ftw baby.

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2 years ago#4
1150 fo sho.

They *might* still come out with more CPUs that fit it, but even if they don't, it's still the newest one. It will be obsolete less soon.

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2 years ago#5
Generally, you will want to get the most recently released tech. I read that Haswell does not have as high of an overclock ceiling, if that is something you'll be doing. However, it does perform slightly better... like very slightly.
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2 years ago#6
So if I am looking for a CPU in the $200-$250 range, would you suggest to go with the 4670? K means unlock cores right?
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2 years ago#7
mike1092 posted...
So if I am looking for a CPU in the $200-$250 range, would you suggest to go with the 4670? K means unlock cores right?


I'd go with the i5-4670k for the ability to overclock. It's only like $10 more.
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2 years ago#8
Eh I would get a LGA2011, even if it's older. Of course, this is only If you have the money to afford an i7-3930K.
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Kelemvor Lyonsbane
2 years ago#9
To keep it all under one topic, 7950 or 760 for graphics card? Is the extra worth for the 760?
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2 years ago#10
mike1092 posted...
To keep it all under one topic, 7950 or 760 for graphics card? Is the extra worth for the 760?


7950
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