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LOL hate to say i told you so... (intel i5)

#21TheWhoFanPosted 10/3/2013 5:51:23 AM
dakondakblade posted...
I'm 100% fine with this.

The new PC I'm building is for rendering, editing, modelling and gaming; so was on the fence about dropping in an i5 or i7. This just solidifies that decision.


You were already going to perform tasks that greatly benefit from having the i7's HT technology, so... this solidifies what? Why were you even considering an i5 in the first place?
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#22ShubPosted 10/3/2013 5:54:38 AM
Joke topic by joke poster, no surprise.
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#23Reaper_MinionPosted 10/3/2013 6:32:42 AM
Snuckie7 posted...
Reaper_Minion posted...
By the time it makes an actual difference, both processors will be obsolete.


It's been making a difference since 2011.


Problem is, the i5 is still an overkill. You don't really need all that power on a processor if you are just gaming.

I've yet to OC my 4670K and it's still performing as much as I need it to.
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#24LostHisHardcorePosted 10/3/2013 7:01:47 AM
Lucky for me I have one of the old sandybridge i5s so overclocking is ok

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/two-ways-to-cool-down-your-defective-overheating-intel-cpu/
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#2530aught6Posted 10/3/2013 7:53:45 AM
TheFeralWarrior posted...
mess98 posted...
Snuckie7 posted...
ben_not_benny posted...
i7 master race


Reporting in.


Reporting for duty, sir.


Sorry I'm late, sir.

i7 3930k here.
#26SinisterSlayPosted 10/3/2013 7:55:37 AM
Dual core peasant race reporting in :D
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#27Koga316Posted 10/3/2013 7:56:07 AM
I aint mad. Just gonna overclock it and my 660 ti whenever I need to. No worries here
#28reincarnator07Posted 10/3/2013 7:56:44 AM
By the time an i7 can play a game where an i5 can't both will be hopelessly obsolete by newer processors.
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#29EpicKingdom_Posted 10/3/2013 8:02:44 AM
But..
But....
But....!!!

I just got my i5.
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#30ThescyyPosted 10/3/2013 8:06:39 AM
30aught6 posted...
TheFeralWarrior posted...
mess98 posted...
Snuckie7 posted...
ben_not_benny posted...
i7 master race


Reporting in.


Reporting for duty, sir.


Sorry I'm late, sir.

i7 3930k here.


Ah, the true master race.
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