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  1. 1. what to upgrade

    • cpu
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    • motherboard
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    • memory
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    • all the above
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why would you upgrade? that pc is a complete beast.


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From reviews - the 8700k is basically a 6700k with 2 extra cores with high overclock

 

Don't take my word for it though - find out for yourself.

 

I'm rocking a 6700k and I'm hoping it will last me another 3 years.  4.6 is my O'C

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Definitely need to upgrade.. preferably everything, outdated already...

 

;)


I'm going to put a link to my PC specs which actually aren't my PC specs and I cry myself to sleep everyday so I can have these PC specs but I can't afford these PC specs so PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs.

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Why did yall take the bait?

Upgrade to a 1950X X4 the cores.


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5 minutes ago, BSpendlove said:

Definitely need to upgrade.. preferably everything, outdated already...

 

;)

What? the 6700K can't be so outdated already...

I have a 4th gen i7-4710hq and it's still awesome. So i can't imagine what it will be like having an 8700k after my pc's built.

I wouldn't really change anything but if i had to choose then i would say the cpu and motherboard because you need a new one with 8th gen.

No idea how some people think that everything stated should be upgraded. Maybe they just have high standards...

 

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Just now, ErykYT3 said:

What? the 6700K can't be so outdated already...

Yeah mate, thats like 2002 right?


I'm going to put a link to my PC specs which actually aren't my PC specs and I cry myself to sleep everyday so I can have these PC specs but I can't afford these PC specs so PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs PC specs.

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You need X399, 1950X is the bare minimum I'd sink to, with a Zenith Extreme and minimum 128GB memory.

 

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nothing needs to be upgraded, that PC is amazing and the RAM is extremely overkill


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Why do you need an upgrade? It looks perfectly fine.


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