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User Info: TheWhoFan

TheWhoFan
3 years ago#21
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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Shub
3 years ago#22
Joke topic by joke poster, no surprise.
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User Info: Reaper_Minion

Reaper_Minion
3 years ago#23
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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User Info: LostHisHardcore

LostHisHardcore
3 years ago#24
Lucky for me I have one of the old sandybridge i5s so overclocking is ok

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User Info: 30aught6

30aught6
3 years ago#25
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.

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SinisterSlay
3 years ago#26
Dual core peasant race reporting in :D
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User Info: Koga316

Koga316
3 years ago#27
I aint mad. Just gonna overclock it and my 660 ti whenever I need to. No worries here

User Info: reincarnator07

reincarnator07
3 years ago#28
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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User Info: EpicKingdom_

EpicKingdom_
3 years ago#29
But..
But....
But....!!!

I just got my i5.
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User Info: Thescyy

Thescyy
3 years ago#30
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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