Upcoming Gaming Rig Build AMD FX-8350 or i7 3770k?

  pwned2013 15:42 PM 30 May 13
Locked

Hey everyone need a little help here, right now I am leaning more towards an FX-8350 Build being that it is 100$ cheaper than i7 build

AMD

http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/PublicWishDetail.aspx?WishListNumber=21908445

i7 3770k

http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/PublicWishDetail.aspx?WishListNumber=27582607

please give me your opinions on my parts I have setup. Using rig mainly for smooth,fast,high end gaming and for benchmarking. Budget is $2500

  Chronos the 2nd 18:46 PM 30 May 13

You might want to wait for Haswell, which is the forthcoming Intel chipset. likely to be a drop in price on existing CPU's ETC.

But overall I would go for the Intel setup, possibly changing the GPU to a GTX 670, and most certainly dropping the PSU wattage as your 1000W is way over the top.

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

How to get Windows 10 now: how to download and install Windows 10 even if GWX.exe is missing

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Nokia rolls out spherical camera for virtual reality apps

7 best iPhone web browser apps: Why Safari for iOS is still a better option than Chrome, Dolphin,…