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User Info: X_ULTIMA_X

3 years ago#1
If i want to run all games max settings 60 fps

Whats a good monitor to go with this beast btw?
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User Info: skychan

3 years ago#2
1 day
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User Info: Brass_Eye

3 years ago#3


User Info: samurai1900

3 years ago#4
$3199.00 PC, and it has an AMD CPU?

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User Info: cuteboi100

3 years ago#5
For all that you're getting I'd say that price is not bad. Problem is who needs all that power?
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User Info: mess98

3 years ago#6
Slight overpay, but would definitely last you 4 years.
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User Info: Nicodimus

3 years ago#7
They're definitely charging too much for that. Build your own. It's so much better and cheaper.
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User Info: Slayn

3 years ago#8
Nicodimus posted...
They're definitely charging too much for that. Build your own. It's so much better and cheaper.

For the exact same specs? Ummm, no? Can you do something better using different hardware? Probably. The price is fine though... $3200 for all those parts is accurate.


CPU 300
Motherboard 175
CPU cooler ( not sure, guessing ) 100
Memory 150
SSD 175
HD 100
Video cards 1500
Case 150
PSU 200
Windows 75

$2925, and it could go up and down for price. The video cards were actually around $1600, but I assume you can get a good price here and there for parts. So maybe around $200 mark up on a system that costs $3000 to build isn't asking much... I used to work at Fry's, if you buy all your parts and ask the tech guys to build it for you, it is $100 labor. I would assume a company that does all this for you and has a warranty can charge at least $200. Also doesn't include any extras like all that lightning junk thrown in, not sure how much the CPU cooler is, could be more.
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User Info: fuzzyman

3 years ago#9
7990 is the last card I'd put on PCI-e 2.0

User Info: fuzzyman

3 years ago#10
My bet is the CPU isn't fast enough to leverage the need for PCI-e 3.0
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