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upgrade from a 1300x to 1700 or from 1050 ti to rx 580 8gb

qwertyvic
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i have enough money for only one of them and it is going to take a while until I have enough for the other item

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1 minute ago, GoldenLag said:

1050ti to rx 580.

 

its where you will see the biggest change.

Just beat me to it.

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Just now, Feanturi_IV said:

A 1060 6gb coat about the same as a 1700 so you could do that. 

The RX580 is actually a better purchase than a 1060 though.

 

And yeah if its for gaming favour the GPU first.

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1 minute ago, Feanturi_IV said:

A 1060 6gb cost about the same as a 1700 so you could do that. 

well in my country that isn't the case because here a gtx 1060 is around $200+ and a ryzen 7 1700 $175

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What do you do with your PC? Is it a gaming rig, or do you do a lot of editing?

8 minutes ago, GoldenLag said:

1050ti to rx 580.

 

its where you will see the biggest change.

Shouldn't just assume it's for gaming ;)

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1 minute ago, dizmo said:

What do you do with your PC? Is it a gaming rig, or do you do a lot of editing?

Shouldn't just assume it's for gaming ;)

mostly gaming but i'm trying to edit

 

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2 minutes ago, dizmo said:

Shouldn't just assume it's for gaming ;)

very true. but based on component choice and assumed date of purchase, it made quite a bit of sence. 

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rx 580 kinda sucks peen ngl for at least what i do but it gets the job done for sure and has an amazing value

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2 hours ago, qwertyvic said:

mostly gaming but i'm trying to edit

 

Eh you can still edit just fine on the 1300x, it just takes longer. Since you're not doing it consistently or semi pro, just get the video card.

2 hours ago, GoldenLag said:

very true. but based on component choice and assumed date of purchase, it made quite a bit of sence. 

Why would assumed date of purchase factor in?

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1 hour ago, dizmo said:

Why would assumed date of purchase factor in?

Mining and memmory prices. Also the cost of an 8400 not so long ago is a better chip for a productivity in Adobe suite. 

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