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New Intel Processors and Nvidia 800 series.

#1studshawn17Posted 8/19/2014 12:58:52 PM
Anyone have a good guess on when we'll be able to buy them? I tried googling release dates but couldn't find much.

Reason I ask is I'm looking to upgrade sometime here before the year is over.

I don't want to upgrade to a 780 and then in two months have the 880 come out.

Any info is appreciated thanks!
#2SinisterSlayPosted 8/19/2014 1:05:42 PM
October for 880
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#3studshawn17(Topic Creator)Posted 8/19/2014 1:06:50 PM
Ok sweet that's pretty soon then. Any idea on the Intel Processors?
#4NeoBillbinePosted 8/19/2014 1:07:45 PM
studshawn17 posted...
Ok sweet that's pretty soon then. Any idea on the Intel Processors?


End of August for Haswell-E.
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#5-CJF-Posted 8/19/2014 1:08:01 PM
Where was it announced for October? Just wondering because I am about to buy a GPU in a few days and it might be worth it to hold off if it has been officially announced for OCT.
#6Xeeh_BitzPosted 8/19/2014 1:08:04 PM
29th of this month for the Haswell-E

Mid Sept for 880, the Oct is for Gigabytes non reference card(Where Oct date came from)
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#7studshawn17(Topic Creator)Posted 8/19/2014 1:12:08 PM
Thanks for the info. I'm gonna do some research on the Intel processors hoping for a big improvement from my I5 2500K
#8A_THIZZIN_T_REXPosted 8/19/2014 1:55:19 PM(edited)
End of this month for Haswell-E (note that you're gonna be spending more just because of DDR4), Q2 2015 for desktop Broadwell, though if you're on SB I'd still be recommending you hold off upgrading for a bit longer unless your CPU/motherboard are on the verge of failure somehow

And, yeah, sometime between now and December for 800-series (reference cards first, then aftermarket cooling about a month later)
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#9Dieinafire1Posted 8/19/2014 3:34:40 PM
Broadwell coming before the year is over. Probably late nov
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#10IzicialPosted 8/19/2014 3:39:05 PM
How much of a speed boost is expect from the new Nvidia and Intel lines?
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