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Just NEED help

Is this solid build for gaming at 1080p (possibly 1440p) ++++60fps and should i change mobo?!?!?

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Looks pretty solid, if you want AMD it is very well valued.


Workstation Rig:
CPU:  Intel Core i9 9900K @5.0ghz  |~| Cooling: beQuiet! Dark Rock 4 |~|  MOBO: Asus Z390M ROG Maximus XI GENE |~| RAM: 32gb 3333mhz CL15 G.Skill Trident Z RGB |~| GPU: nVidia TITAN V  |~| PSU: beQuiet! Dark Power Pro 11 80Plus Platinum  |~| Boot: Intel 660p 2TB NVMe |~| Storage: 2X4TB HDD 7200rpm Seagate Iron Wolf + 2X2TB SSD SanDisk Ultra |~| Case: Cooler Master Case Pro 3 |~| Display: Acer Predator X34 3440x1440p100hz |~| OS: Windows 10 Pro.
 
Personal Use Rig:
CPU: Intel Core i9 9900 @4.75ghz |~| Cooling: beQuiet! Shadow Rock Slim |~| MOBO: Gigabyte Z390M Gaming mATX|~| RAM: 16gb DDR4 3400mhzCL15 Viper Steel |~| GPU: nVidia Founders Edition RTX 2080 Ti |~| PSU: beQuiet! Straight Power 11 80Plus Gold  |~|  Boot:  Intel 660p 2TB NVMe |~| Storage: 2x2TB SanDisk SSD Ultra 3D |~| Case: Cooler Master Case Pro 3 |~| Display: Viotek GN34CB 3440x1440p100hz |~| OS: Windows 10 Pro.


HTPC / "Console of the house":

CPU: Intel Core i7 8700 @4.45ghz |~| Cooling: Cooler Master Hyper 212X |~| MOBO: Gigabyte Z370M D3H mATX|~| RAM: 16gb DDR4 3333mhzCL16 G.Skill Trident Z |~| GPU: nVidia Founders Edition GTX 1080 Ti |~| PSU: Corsair TX650M 80Plus Gold |~| Boot:  SSD WD Green M.2 2280 240GB |~| Storage: 1x3TB HDD 7200rpm Seagate Barracuda + SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB |~| Case: Fractal Design Meshify C Mini |~| Display: Toshiba UL7A 4K/60hz |~| OS: Windows 10 Pro.
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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 minute ago, Princess Luna said:

Looks pretty solid, if you want AMD it is very well valued.

Is taking cooler even worth or can i stick with stock cooler

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2 minutes ago, Just NEED help said:

Is taking cooler even worth or can i stick with stock cooler

I would still buy an aftermarket cooler for your CPU, the aftermarket is almost always better than stock coolers.

Just take a look at this video to see the difference between stock and aftermarket.

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Just now, Just NEED help said:

Yea probably

Not sure how the stock and the freezer 34 compare, but maybe go for liquid cooler or a noctua fan if you want air

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Posted · Original PosterOP
4 minutes ago, Smiles4Miles said:

Not sure how the stock and the freezer 34 compare, but maybe go for liquid cooler or a noctua fan if you want air

Should i stick with 3600x or should i buy 3600 is there even a noticeable difference

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10 minutes ago, Just NEED help said:

Should i stick with 3600x or should i buy 3600 is there even a noticeable difference

The 3600 if you are manually overclocking.


Winter is Coming.

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If you're looking for high frame rate 1080p, the 9600K at this price point is still the winner (and a little cheaper) as seen here:

 

https://www.gamersnexus.net/hwreviews/3489-amd-ryzen-5-3600-cpu-review-benchmarks-vs-intel

 

As you can see, it wins in averages, 1% lows, and notably it wins pretty heavily in 0.1% lows. And that's even in heavily threaded games like Assassin's Creed Origins. The 9600K will also OC quite a bit more.

 

 The 5700 XT is an unbeatable value right now, so good choice there. Here's what I'd do:

 

 

 

I also saved some money on the SSD.

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